Description: Priory House
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
1954 MUCH WENLOCK
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
Source: English Heritage
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