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Hospital of St Cross, Winchester

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Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Hospital of St Cross and Almshouse of Noble Poverty is a medieval almshouse in Winchester, Hampshire, England. It has been described as "England's oldest and most perfect almshouse". Most of the buildings and grounds are open to the public at certain times. It is a Grade I listed building.
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  • Walked there along the beautifully clear river Itchen. Lovely wak. Buildings beautiful and worth the entry cost to wander around and visit the gardens. Tea shop not open from November.  more »
  • Beautiful building and grounds and home to a lovely late summer fair. Unfortunately, today I had a very regrettable encounter with one of the members of staff. The children we cycling on the road and....  more »
  • Had my little boy here, a couple of the staff had a real lack of job satisfaction. Midwife was lovely though and we got a birthing pool. Which was great
  • Well worth a visit. Try for the historical dole. The site is beautiful with well maintained gardens in the setting of the Water Meadows overlooked by St Catherine's Hill. Refreshments available.

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