"ST. JOHN HOUSE & CHAPEL - 3" Top 5 Page for this destination Winchester Things to Do Tip by balhannah

Winchester Things to Do: 125 reviews and 246 photos


Next door to the Almhouse's is the Chapel and St. John House.
The notice said "Visitor's most welcome", well, I couldn't get inside! I hope you can!

At least I could see the outside, and could see that it was very old. The chapel was built in 1289, with a second Chapel dedicated to St. Mary built in 1332.
Part of the Western Wall of this chapel, with original windows and doorway, still are in the Undercroft.
St. John's House joins the Chapel and is owned by the St John's Winchester Charity [previous tip]

Address: Broadway street
Directions: Near King Alfred statue
Website: http://www.stjohnshouse.org.uk/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Nov 15, 2011
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Don't wait till you retire to travel, do it now!”

Online Now


Top 1,000 Travel Writer
Member Rank:
0 0 0 0 1
Forum Rank:
0 0 0 3 3

Have you been to Winchester?

  Share Your Travels