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Priory House, Much Wenlock

Description: Priory House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 254767

OS Grid Reference: SJ6251500022
OS Grid Coordinates: 362515, 300022
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5967, -2.5548

Location: 9 Bull Ring, Much Wenlock, Shropshire TF13 6HS

Locality: Much Wenlock
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: TF13 6HS

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Listing Text


Priory House,
SJ 60 SW (SJ 6200) 6/2 24.10.50.


A private house embodying substantial remains of the priory and adapted
as a dwelling at the Dissolution. The north range is the monastic Infirmary
Hall. The east range is an important late C15 building richly panelled
and fenestrated, with internal gallery above and below; at the north end
is the Infirmary Chapel with chambers above, and in the angle, is a double
spiral staircase leading to the Prior's Lodging, At the south-west angle
of the court is a portion of the C13 Prior's Hall. The whole is an excellent
domestic group set in picturesque gardens. A.M.

Listing NGR: SJ6251700047

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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