An interior view looking south-east across the Great Hall at the Priory

Date:
8 Aug 1934
Location:
The Priory, Church Hill, Orpington, Bromley, Greater London Authority, BR6
Reference:
BB71/09561
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

The photographer's notes state: 'The Priory. The Great Hall. Looking S.S. east. Doorway into the former kitchen in right centre. The arch to the kitchen passage ("Long Entry") in left wall by the angle. The high arch & steps just to the right lead to the passage leading into the south wing'.

The photographer has named the owner of the copyright for this image as Mrs C. E. Hughes. He has also recorded: 'Mr Cecil E. Hughes, the last owner, died in July 1941. The property was scheduled by the Orpington U.D.C. as a public open space in the autumn 1941. Used for functions'.

Content

This is part of the Series: PEW01/01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection, Negatives; within the Collection: PEW01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Keywords

Great Hall, Post Medieval Vicarage, Post Medieval House, Medieval Vicarage, Domestic Interior

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