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Cawley Priory, Chichester

Description: Cawley Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 300160

OS Grid Reference: SU8614504552
OS Grid Coordinates: 486145, 104552
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8341, -0.7781

Location: S Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1SY

Locality: Chichester
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO19 1SY

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Cawley Priory
SU 8604 NW 4/166
Early C18 core; late C19 additions. The earlier portion is the south-
West corner (except for the billiard room). 2 storeys and attic. Red
tiled roof with stack at either end. 2 dormer windows. Red brick
dentilled eaves cornice. Grey headers with vertical panels of red
brick. Red brick stringcourse above ground floor. 5 window bays but
with centre bay later built out as a 2 storeyed projection with brick
rectangular pediment above the 1st floor window. 1 bay; porch on
ground floor and 1 window on 1st floor. In main part of house (and in
porch): sash windows in reveals in segmental arches; rubbed brick
voussirs with painted keystones in centre; glazing bars intact. 6
panelled door with semi-circular arched doorway.
1 storeyed addition to South of the house (formerly a billiard room).
Grey headers and vertical panels of red brick. 2 windows of similar
shape to those in older part of house.
Late C19 addition to North of house of 2 storeys rising to 3 storeys at
Northern end. 1 window bay in 3rd storey with gable over. 4 window
bays on 1st and ground floor. Tiled roof. Grey headers with vertical
panels of brick around each window. Brick band above ground floor;
irregular spacing to windows. Irregular shape of roof line.

Listing NGR: SU8614504552

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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