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Latitude: 51.3573 / 51°21'26"N
Longitude: -1.845 / 1°50'42"W
OS Eastings: 410886
OS Northings: 162038
OS Grid: SU108620
Mapcode National: GBR 3WC.VRL
Mapcode Global: VHB4J.Y4ZT
Entry Name: The Priory
Listing Date: 30 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1035677
English Heritage Legacy ID: 311643
Location: Alton, Wiltshire, SN8
Civil Parish: Alton
Traditional County: Wiltshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire
ALTON ALTON PRIORS
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
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