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Priory House

A Grade I Listed Building in Much Wenlock, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.597 / 52°35'49"N

Longitude: -2.5548 / 2°33'17"W

OS Eastings: 362515

OS Northings: 300057

OS Grid: SJ625000

Mapcode National: GBR BS.9HQF

Mapcode Global: WH9DF.QZMG

Entry Name: Priory House

Listing Date: 24 October 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254767

Location: Much Wenlock, Shropshire, TF13

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Much Wenlock

Built-Up Area: Much Wenlock

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Much Wenlock with Bourton

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 60 SW (SJ6200)

Priory House


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: SJ6251500057

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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