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The Deanery, Incorporating Prior's Hall, Winchester

Description: The Deanery, Incorporating Prior's Hall

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 144503

OS Grid Reference: SU4820929173
OS Grid Coordinates: 448209, 129173
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0599, -1.3135

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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There is also a scheduled monument, Winchester Cathedral Close, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

The Deanery, incorporating
Prior's Hall

SU 4829 SW 6/43 24.3.50.


Now divided into two floors and attics. C.14 - 15. Long Gallery, now
Library, 1666 - 1679 (South window 1805). Central part of house C.17,
including good staircase. Main entrance portico of 3 C13 arches with
2-storey Tudor stone building over. Purbeck marble piers and shafts.
Timber roof with arched braces in the hall. Old tile roofs, good chimneys,
some rebuilt. The main part extensively restored 1971. The Long Gallery
of red brick, on an open ground floor. Five lattice windows above.

All listed buildings in the Close form a group.

Listing NGR: SU4820329183

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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