Winchester from Cathedral to Castle

 

View of High Street looking towards the eastView of High Street looking towards the east

 

This is a description of the architecture of buildings mainly in the High Street from the Cathedral to the Castle (just beyond the Westgate) in Winchester produced by the Trust in 1986. You can read the individual sections on the Web, see below.

 

Introduction

 

Drawings

 

Description part 1

 

Description part 2

 

 

Winchester Town Map Showing the High St Winchester Town Map Showing the High St
Click to enlarge

 

Bibliography

 

(available from Local Studies Section Jewry St. Library)

 

Winchester 100 years ago by Mrs B. Carpenter Turner 1982

 

Winchester by Mrs B. Carpenter Turner 1980

 

History of Winchester Streets by T. Stopher 1895

 

Report on Winchester Buildings by S. J. Garton 1962

 

Winchester Street Architecture by T.D. Atkinson 1934

 

Elizabethan Winchester by T.D. Atkinson 1963

 

Winchester Seen and Remembered by P. Stevens and D. Dine 1978

 

History and People Winchester College Archaeology Society

 

Contributions towards production costs of this booklet have been generously donated by the following:

 

Coutts & Co., Bankers, 60 61 High Street

 

Country Casuals Ltd., Ladies' Fashion Retailer. 51 52 High Street

 

Hampshire Chronicle, Newspaper publishers &printers, 57 High Street

 

Jaeger & Co. Ltd., Ladies' Fashion Retailer. 88 High Street

 

Lakeland Sheepskin Centre Ltd., Sheepskin garments and woolen goods, 25 High Street

 

Pearsons, Estate Agents. Surveyors. Auctioneers, Valuers, Walcote House

 

Peter Lord, Footwear retailers. 114 High Street

 

Marks and Spencer plc, Store — textiles and foods, 138 High Street

 

National Westminster Bank plc, Bankers, 105 High Street

 

H. Samuel plc, Jewellers, 27 High Street

 

Acknowledgements

 

Designed and written by Frank Chippindale RIBA in association with Keith Leaman RIBA.

 

We gratefully acknowledge information and assistance provided by:

 

Winchester District Library, Jewry Street.

 

Mrs P. Stevens (Winchester 53909) Winchester Heritage Centre.

 

Mr G. Swift (Winchester 51664) Winchester City Archivist.

 

Miss G.A. Rushton (Winchester 63153) Mid Hampshire Teachers Teachers Centre.

 

Mrs J. Williams (Winchester 62160)

 

Photographs

 

Derek Dine: Front cover and inside pp. 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8.
Lloyds Bank: High Street, p. 1.

 

Drawings

 

The 1960's scale drawings of the High Street by Keith Walker have been updated by Plincke, Leaman and Browning, architects.

 

© Winchester Preservation Trust Ltd., 1986

 

This is the fourth in our ‘Street’ series.

 

Previous publications, still available in the bookshops or from the Winchester Heritage Centre are:

 

The High Street, by Keith Walker and Mrs B. Carpenter Turner 1976

 

Jewry Street by F. Chippindale (1984)

 

The Square and Great Minster Street by F. Chippindale (1985)

 

Printed in 1986 by Sarsen Press, Winchester.