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Latitude: 51.9451 / 51°56'42"N
Longitude: -0.2791 / 0°16'44"W
OS Eastings: 518383
OS Northings: 228793
OS Grid: TL183287
Mapcode National: GBR H62.27S
Mapcode Global: VHGNS.3CTS
Entry Name: The Priory
Listing Date: 13 April 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1102211
English Heritage Legacy ID: 161401
Location: North Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG5
District: North Hertfordshire
Town: North Hertfordshire
Electoral Ward/Division: Hitchin Highbury
Built-Up Area: Hitchin
Traditional County: Hertfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire
Church of England Parish: Hitchin
Church of England Diocese: St.Albans
5255 13.4.51 The Priory
TL 1828 NW 2/37
A large country house vhich has gradually developed from medieval times
until the late C18. The beat known element is the southern section, which
++s completely rebuilt circa,1775 in the Adam style. But there also survive
details of the earlier priory buildings of the C15, as well as intervening
alterations of the C17. English Houses. Period VI - Vol. I (Country
Life 1926) pages 255-274; RCHM pages 119-120; VCH, page 13.
The Priory, Garden Bridge, Coach House and stables form a group.
Listing NGR: TL1838328793
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