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Canute's Palace

A Grade I Listed Building in Southampton, Southampton

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Latitude: 50.897 / 50°53'49"N

Longitude: -1.4049 / 1°24'17"W

OS Eastings: 441948

OS Northings: 111003

OS Grid: SU419110

Mapcode National: GBR RQM.67

Mapcode Global: FRA 76YQ.VXG

Entry Name: Canute's Palace

Listing Date: 14 July 1953

Last Amended: 8 October 1981

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135887

Location: Southampton, SO14

County: Southampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Bargate

Built-Up Area: Southampton

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Southampton City Centre St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

Canute's Palace
(formerly listed as
Canute's House and
No 1)
SU 4111 3/195 14.7.53


The remains of a 2 storey late C12 merchant's house of upper hall-house type.
The eastern upper room may have been the counting house or place of business.
Uncoursed rubble walls, including a later Norman window of 2 round-headed
lights within a round-headed hooded frame. The west gable stands to full
heigh but is mostly rebuilt and has a round-headed window with a double r und-headed
arch. Scheduled as an ancient monument.

Listing NGR: SU4255313582

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

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