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Close Boundary Walls and Gates Priors Gate, Winchester

Description: Close Boundary Walls and Gates Priors Gate

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 144499

OS Grid Reference: SU4808729137
OS Grid Coordinates: 448087, 129137
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0596, -1.3152

Location: Dome Alley, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 9LS

Locality: Winchester
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO23 9LS

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Listing Text

Close Boundary Walls
and Gates

SU 4829 SW 6/26
SU 4829 SE 7/26 23.3.50.


These listed separately when they do not run in conjuction with the CITY
WALL. C13 and later. Limestone rubble. Particularly well preserved
in SYMONDS STREET AND ST. SWITHUN STREET. The Prior's Gate, the main
entrance to the Close is C15 plain four-centred arch with original traceried
doors. Coat-of-Arms over arch. Castellated parapet.

All listed buildings in The Close form a group.

Listing NGR: SU4814229184

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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