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St Dominic's Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Newport, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6857 / 50°41'8"N

Longitude: -1.3075 / 1°18'26"W

OS Eastings: 449020

OS Northings: 87569

OS Grid: SZ490875

Mapcode National: GBR 8BJ.SC4

Mapcode Global: FRA 8748.BG4

Plus Code: 9C2WMMPV+72

Entry Name: St Dominic's Priory

Listing Date: 1 February 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309779

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Newport

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Newport St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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St Dominic's Priory
SZ 48 NE 17/324A


Built 1865-6 by Gilbert Blount in Gothic style still showing some
Pugin influence. 2 storeyed main block, facing west, in coursed rubble.
Gable end slate roof. 2 small triangular dormers. 5 windows, 3 of them
with 2 lights, stone mullion and cusped arches. Doorway with triangular
dripstone, 2 small narrow lights above, also with cusped arches. Niche
with statue. The main block is flanked by an apsed chapel with bell croft
to the south and a 3 storeyed wing to the north with a crenellated
tower feature to the front which has a 1st floor oriel and below a
panelled door with a moulded 4 centred arch. The inner facade of the
north wing has 4 windows, as on the main block and a rectangular stone
roofed bay window of 4 lights with mullions and transom. The outer facade
has half hipped gables, the windows similar to the main block but taller.

Listing NGR: SZ4902087569

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