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The Prebendal School, Chichester

Description: The Prebendal School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 300297

OS Grid Reference: SU8583604840
OS Grid Coordinates: 485836, 104840
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8367, -0.7824

Location: West Street, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1QP

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 52 (The Prebendal School)
SU 8504 NE 3/147
With No 53 (Prebendal School House).
Gothic building renovated in 1830 (had been re-founded in 1497). Tall
narrow building. Some medieval features remain. Northern front of
dressed flints with galletted flint, and stone quoins and dressings.
4 storeys (including cellar or undercroft). Parapet. Pointed gable
rising from parapet. Stringcourse above ground floor. 1 window bay.
Windows with lattice tracery and pointed panes set in square headed stone
arches; 2 lights with 1 tier each to attic storey window; 3 lights with 2
tiers each to 1st floor window. Double wooden boarded door set in 4
centred arch with stone architrave. Round arched opening to cellar. 2
original windows with corbels (1 blocked) in dormitory and passageway at
2nd storey level; panelling in 1st floor. Turret stair-well behind to
south-west. Semi-circular arched opening to cellar in north front; this
part of cellar now blocked up.

Nos 52 to 56 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: SU8585004839

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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