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Priory House

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7319 / 50°43'54"N

Longitude: -1.774 / 1°46'26"W

OS Eastings: 416042

OS Northings: 92501

OS Grid: SZ160925

Mapcode National: GBR 55J.28Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.NPR

Entry Name: Priory House

Listing Date: 12 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101623

Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

District: Christchurch

Town: Christchurch

District Council Ward: Town Centre

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

QUAY ROAD
1. (South West Side)
5187
Priory House
SZ 1692 1A/13

II GV

2.
1763. Built or improved then by Gustavus Brander, an early curator of the British
Museum. Red brick with grey headers, eaves cornice and tiled roof. 2 storeys
and 1 dormer. 6 windows including off centre bay window. Sashes, barred on 1st
floor. Addition of 3 windows to east. Louis Philippe, King of France, lived here
for some time from 1807 during his 1st exile in England as a result of the French
Revolution.

Priory Cottage and The Priory, form a group with the Priory Ruins and with Christchurch
Priory Church.


Listing NGR: SZ1603592497

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