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Description: The Charterhouse
Date Listed: 5 February 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 218514
OS Grid Reference: SP3447678218
OS Grid Coordinates: 434476, 278218
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4009, -1.4947
There is also a scheduled monument, Site of Charterhouse, 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.
5105 LONDON ROAD
SP 37 NW 17/3 5.2.55.
Incorporates important remains of the Charterhouse of St Anne founded 1381, nominally
by Richard II, who laid the foundation stone, 1385, of the church. Includes early
C15 sandstone range, the Prior's Lodging, altered by C16 timber framed 1st floor
on north. Tall chimney shafts, original moulded stone fireplace, some original
window tracery. C15 and C16 wall paintings, including important early Renaissance
motifs. C18 doorways and sash windows with glazing bars. Corrugated iron repairs
by present owners. VCH, VIII, pp. 129-30.
The Charterhouse. Coach House and Medieval Precinct Wall to the Charterhouse form
Listing NGR: SP3447478232
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Source: English Heritage
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