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Winchester Palace, London

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Winchester Palace was a 12th-century palace which served as the London townhouse of the Bishops of Winchester. It was located in the parish of Southwark in Surrey, on the south bank of the River Thames (opposite the City of London) on what is now Clink Street in the London Borough of Southwark, near St Saviour's Church which later became Southwark Cathedral. Grade II listed remains of the demolished palace survive on the site today, designated a Scheduled Ancient Monument, under the care of English Heritage.
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  • If you enjoy architectural details this is a place worth visiting but you need to ad more activities to this trip to make it worth it, take a walk around the river and stop at the Borough market for....  more »
  • I chanced on the palace remains as I enjoyed the SouthBank walk on New Years Day. There isn't much to see and the interpretation board is wordy and worthy. But if you enjoy seeing the remains of the.....  more »
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  • Stunning remains of Winchester Palace. A real touch of history in Southwark.
  • Winchester Palace was a 12th-century palace which served as the London townhouse of the Bishops of Winchester. It was located in the parish of Southwark in Surrey, on the south bank of the River Thames (opposite the City of London) on what is now Clink Street in the London Borough of Southwark, near St Saviour's Church which later became Southwark Cathedral. Grade II listed remains of the demolished palace survive on the site today, designated a Scheduled Ancient Monument, under the care of English Heritage.

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