Description: Holy Cross Priory
Date Listed: 10 December 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 295567
OS Grid Reference: TQ5453421418
OS Grid Coordinates: 554534, 121418
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9715, 0.1996
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WALDRON CROSS IN HAND
TQ 52 SW 2/830 Holy Cross Priory
Large U-shaped mansion in Tudor Gothic style designed by Matthew Digby Wyatt
and built in 1865-70. Red brick with stone dressings. Slate roof with brick
chimney stacks. The entrance front presents a varied composition of gables,
roofs and chimneys. The hall is in the recessed centre crowned by a lantern,
with a 2-storeyed porch to the left and a large canted bay window with mullions
and transoms to the right. The projecting wings have gables, mullioned windows
and turrets. The garden front is of 2 storeys and basement. Central gable.
Two-storeyed canted bay window to left. Octagonal turret to right. Further
gable beyond with 3-storeyed canted bay window adjoining. Elaborate carved
staircase and fireplaces. Modern additions.
Listing NGR: TQ5453421418
Source: English Heritage
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