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Great Hall Winchester Castle, Winchester

Description: Great Hall Winchester Castle

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 144464

OS Grid Reference: SU4776729477
OS Grid Coordinates: 447767, 129477
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0627, -1.3197

Location: Peninsula Square, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 8GL

Locality: Winchester
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO23 8GL

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

Listing Text

Winchester Castle,
Great Hall

SU 4729 SE 5/24 24.3.50.


The Great Hall, 1252-1240, now only remains. Built by Henry III. Entrance
altered C19 to centre of one side and porch added. Interior has a fine
double arcade. Exterior flint with stone dressings and tall 2-light window
with early plate tracery. Much restored. Interior double cube of 55'.
Five bay arcade with tall Purbeck shafts. Roof renewed 1873 by T H Wyatt.
Bronze statue of Queen Victoria by Alfred Gilbert 1897. Medieval Round
Table on west wall.

The listed buildings in Castle Avenue with Castle Hill Offices form a

Listing NGR: SU4751629417

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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