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The Priory, Alton

Description: The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 311643

OS Grid Reference: SU1088662038
OS Grid Coordinates: 410886, 162038
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3573, -1.8450

Location: Village Street, Alton, Wiltshire SN8 4JX

Locality: Alton
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN8 4JX

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Listing Text

SU 16 SW
5/10 The Priory


House. Late Cl7. Diaper Flemish brickwork, slate and tiled roofs.
Two storeys and attic, main block of 4 window bays and contemporary
kitchen wing. Reset entrance in end bay through bolection moulded
stone doorcase over 3 steps. Stone cross windows with brick
relieving arches to both floors and moulded plinth and mid-wall
string. Large brick stack lateral to end bay at junction of wing,
with offsets above eaves. Roof with gablet and attic window.
Entrance bay altered, and entrance probably re-sited.
Interior has large monolithic stone lintel to living room
fireplace. Reset moulded stone lintel with spandrels to kitchen
backing on to same stack. Plan reorganized in c1970. Building is
the remains of a larger house reduced in size early Cl9.

Listing NGR: SU1088662038

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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