The Priory in SE1?

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Thursday 19 May 2005 11.15am
I work in the Blackfriars area and ventured further South on foot towards Elephant and Castle yesterday. I noticed a sign on a building "The Priory". I think it was in Lancaster St. off Blackfriars Rd.

Does anyone know what this is? I guess it is not a branch of the famous Priory or maybe it is.

The area is fascinating you notice something different each time you wander off the main track.
Thursday 19 May 2005 11.35am
It's just opposite the top of Lancaster Street on Webber Street I think.

I pass it every day on my route to work and it seems to have been done up a little lately but it seems to be mostly residential units now. I have no idea what it might have been in a prior life.
Thursday 19 May 2005 1.27pm
This is really annoying - I walked past it every day for two years in the late 1980s and can't remember what it was!

Some property info from when the garden flat was on the market...
http://www.cityscope.co.uk/categories/750-1m/pdf/priory.pdf
[..drools]
Friday 20 May 2005 10.31am
years ago the Salvation Army was there I think? sunday school etc...
Friday 20 May 2005 1.05pm
Let's nip this property porn in the bud - right now! [still drooling]

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