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Latitude: 51.0612 / 51°3'40"N
Longitude: -1.3098 / 1°18'35"W
OS Eastings: 448463
OS Northings: 129316
OS Grid: SU484293
Mapcode National: GBR 861.KMT
Mapcode Global: FRA 8649.X4M
Entry Name: Abbey House
Listing Date: 24 March 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1350674
English Heritage Legacy ID: 144584
Location: Winchester, Hampshire, SO23
Electoral Ward/Division: St Michael
Built-Up Area: Winchester
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Winchester St Lawrence with St Swithun-upon-Kingsgate
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
1833 HIGH STREET
SU 4829 SV 6/85 24.3.50.
Late C18. Early C19 alterations to windows and door. Modern additions
at east side. On site of King Alfred's Nunnaminster (Abbey of Benedictine
Nuns). North front to Hight Street, 2 storeys red brick with battlemented
parapet and 2 small 4-storey towers at corners (symmetrical). Tile roof.
Ground floor central door, 2 Gothic windows and 2 slits, string course
oover. 1st floor central oriel window and 2 other windows. Door and
windows inserted early C19. South front to garden C18, Two tripartite
sashes on ground floor, five sashes with glazing bars above. Cornice,
parapet, pediment over the large hipped tile roof. Six-panel door with
pedimented surround at side.
Listing NGR: SU4846329316
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