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Priory House

A Grade II Listed Building in Christchurch, Dorset

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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

Plus Code: 9C2WP6JG+Q9

Entry Name: Priory House

Listing Date: 12 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101623

Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Dorset, BH23

County: Dorset

Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre

Built-Up Area: Christchurch

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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


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

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

Listing NGR: SZ1603592497

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