Priory Park, Chichester, Chichester, West Sussex , England
Record Id: 5287
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
The site is edged with mature trees and the central area is used for cricket and hockey, with a hedged bowling green. There are two pavilions or club houses for the cricket and hockey, both sympathetic to the setting.
Brief history of site
In 1850 it was leased to the Priory Park Society who built a lodge, stables and a Refreshment Room from the old house. In 1918 the site was conveyed by the Duke to the City.
Address: Priory Road, PO19 1BL
Locality: Chichester, West Sussex
West Sussex; Chichester; Chichester
Historical County: Sussex
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Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: urban park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1850 to 1918
Main period of development: Mid 19th century