WOLVESEY CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1095511

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1950

Statutory Address: WOLVESEY CASTLE, THE CLOSE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WOLVESEY CASTLE, THE CLOSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hampshire

District: Winchester (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SU 48459 29088

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1833 THE CLOSE Wolvesey Castle SU 4829 SW 6/40 24.3.50. I GV

2. Ruins are remains of Caste erected by Bishop Henry de Blois (1129-1171). Original Bishops residence (see Archaeological Journal 1902). Destroyed by Roundheads, 1646. Chapel, mainly C,15, remains in use. AM.

All listed buildings in The Close form a group.

Listing NGR: SU4814229184

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 144498

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Archaeological Journal' in Archaeological Journal, (1902)

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