SE5951 : The Bar Convent

taken 1 year ago, near to York, Great Britain

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The Bar Convent
The Bar Convent
Set up as a convent in 1686, it now serves as the Bar Convent Living Heritage Centre, providing accommodation, meeting rooms and exhibition facilities. It still houses a small community of nuns.

The main building was built in the 18th Cnetury with 19th Century additions and is grade I listed - see LinkExternal link. On the right is no. 19-21 Blossom Street which also forms part of the convent, rebuilt 1845-47 and grade II listed - see LinkExternal link.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 18 July, 2017   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Religious sites  Suburb, Urban fringe  Educational sites 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 597 513 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:57.3137N 1:5.4875W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SE 596 513
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Grade II Listed  Blossom Street  Grade I Listed  Bar Convent  Convent 

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