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)
Submitted
Wednesday, 16 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings  Religious sites  Suburb, Urban fringe  Educational sites 
Place (from Tags)
York 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 597 513 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:57.3137N 1:5.4875W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 596 513
View Direction
East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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Grade II Listed  Blossom Street  Grade I Listed  Bar Convent  Convent 

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