Solar and Attached Wall c. 15 M SW of Prebendal is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.
National Heritage List for England Facts
- List Entry ID
- SOLAR AND ATTACHED WALL APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES SOUTH WEST OF THE PREBENDAL
- SOLAR AND ATTACHED WALL APPROXIMATELY 15 METRES SOUTH WEST OF THE PREBENDAL, PRIEST END
- South Oxfordshire
- Grid Reference
- SP 70201 06363
National Heritage List for England Description
THAME PRIEST END SP7006SW (North-west side) 8/145 Solar and attached wall 24/04/51 approx. ism. SM of the Prebendal (Formerly listed as Prebendal (comprising House, Chapel and block to west of Chapel, with connecting wall)
Solar. C13, extended C14. Uncoursed stone rubble with ashlar stone dressings; old plain-tile roof; stone lateral stack with rebuilt flue to rear. 2-storey, 4-bay range. Plank doors to east end, ground and first floors. Irregular fenestration of stone mullion widows, some with reused masonry. Interior: straight-flight staircase from ground to first floors. First floor has stone hooded fireplace with C14 half-quatrefoil jambs and C20 stone hood. C14 four-bay crown-post roof. Wall connecting chapel and solar was end of C14 hall; it has C15 window with probably C19 Perpendicular tracery. History: a prebend was established c.l140, by the Bishop of Lincoln. (Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1979, p.812-4).
Listing NGR: SP7019806363