St Julien: Eglise Francaise: Southampton Hampshire
Circa 1190 much restored in 1861. This was the chapel of the Hospital of St Julian or God's House, founded circa 1185 as an almshouse and hostel for travellers on pilgrimage to Canterbury. From the C16 to 1939 it was used regularly by French Protestants and is thus also known as the French Church.
Exterior of coursed stone rubble with tiled roof. Stone coping to gable end with cross-shaped saddle stone. Squat tower having archway beneath. Renewed north door. Nave and chancel of 2 bays each with transitional style windows. C12 chancel arch of 2 orders. Leper's Squint Stoup Monument, probably C19 commemorating the nearby execution of Richard Plantagenet, Lord Scrope of
Masham and Sir Thamas Gray of Northumberland in 1415 for their conspiracy against Henry V. C19 barrel vaulted roof Grade I for historical interest.
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