Grey Friars Architectural Tour – section by section

This resource contains section-by-section descriptions of the architecture of the buildings in the complex. Taken from Joan Gurney’s painstaking research for the book, they provide a fascinating insight – enhanced by reminiscences and anecdotes from various contributors.

Each part, presented as an imaginary guided walking tour, is contained on downloadable and printable leaflets accessed c/o pdf files.

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Grey Friars – Architectural Tour of the Frontage

Grey Friars Architectural Tour of the Garden Front and grounds – Part 1

Grey Friars Architectural Tour of the Garden Front and Grounds – part 2

Grey Friars Architectural Tour of the First Floor

Grey Friars Architectural Tour of the Second Floor

Grey Friars Architectural Tour of Hillcrest and the Chapel-Hall

Of course nothing replaces having the whole story as told in the book!

Click on the green button (below left) to find how to get your own copy.