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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PRIORY HOUSE

List entry Number: 1053843

Location

PRIORY HOUSE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
ShropshireUnitary AuthorityMuch Wenlock

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 254767

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1954 MUCH WENLOCK

Priory House, SJ 60 SW (SJ 6200) 6/2 24.10.50.

I

2. A private house embodying substantial remains of the priory and adapted as a dwelling at the Dissolution. The north range is the monastic Infirmary Hall. The east range is an important late C15 building richly panelled and fenestrated, with internal gallery above and below; at the north end is the Infirmary Chapel with chambers above, and in the angle, is a double spiral staircase leading to the Prior's Lodging, At the south-west angle of the court is a portion of the C13 Prior's Hall. The whole is an excellent domestic group set in picturesque gardens. A.M.

Listing NGR: SJ6251700047

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National Grid Reference: SJ 62515 00022

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