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Priory Cottage, Christchurch

Description: Priory Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 October 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 101621

OS Grid Reference: SZ1596192502
OS Grid Coordinates: 415961, 92502
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7319, -1.7752

Location: 4 Quay Road, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1BU

Locality: Christchurch
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 1BU

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Listing Text

1. (South West Side)
Priory Cottage
SZ 1592 1A/12 14.10.75.


Mediaeval. This was the Porters' Lodge of Christchurch Priory, restored by the
last Prior in the early C16. Stone rubble, stone slate roof; top half now tiled.
2 storeys. 2 windows, casements with leaded glazing. 1 of 1st floor windows has
gable above, which breaks through eaves, dripstone mould and arched lights with
mullion between. Round arched 6 panel door, panels now glazed.

Priory Cottage and The Priory. form a group with the Priory Ruins and with Christchurch
Priory Church.

Listing NGR: SZ1596192502

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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