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Go Historic ID
318451
names
Exeter Cathedral
Cathedral Church of St Peter
Cathedral Church of St. Peter in Exeter
coordinates
50.722506° N, 3.529948° W
styles/periods
categories
address
1a The Cloisters
EX1 1HS
phone
Main: 01392 285983
Shop: 01392 271354

Essays on Exeter Cathedral

  • Listed Building Description

    “The National Heritage List for England,” English HeritageNovember 30, 2011Reprinted with permission on June 1, 2012.

    871/3/1 CATHEDRAL CLOSE CATHEDRAL CHURCH OF ST PETER 29-JAN-53 GV I Commenced 1275 in grey Beer limestone, completed mid C14. 7 bay nave, palm vaulted 1353 onwards. 7 bays to the East of the crossing, 4 to the choir, 3 to the presbytery. Lady chapel of 3 bays. East end completed circa 1310. Triforum added 1316-18. West front of mid C14 with much figure carving, restored and cleaned 1972. Norman towers over the transepts. Cathedral restored by Scott 1870-7. continue reading →

Blog Posts on Exeter Cathedral

  • Exeter

    Posted July 26, 2007 by Holly Hayes Part of: Graduate School in Oxford

    David took Monday and Tuesday off and we had a nice four-day weekend in the "West Country." We spent Saturday night in Exeter and then Sunday and Monday in Penzance (yep, of Pirates fame) near the western tip of Cornwall. It was a three-hour drive from home to Exeter, which is in the county of Devon. Like Cornwall,…

Bibliography of Exeter Cathedral

  1. The National Heritage List for England. English Heritage. November 30, 2011. Web.
  2. Official Website of Exeter Cathedral. Web. Official website.

Article Info

Short URL
gohist.co/318451
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
First published
October 8, 2013
Last updated
August 4, 2014

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