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Vicars' Close
City of Wells

Vicars' Close, in WellsSomerset, England, is claimed to be the oldest purely residential street with its original buildings all surviving intact in Europe

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vicars'_Close,_Wells

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Tags: medieval; lane; street; gothic; cathedral; england
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Wells is the second smallest cathedral city in England (after the City of London) and was founded in 1205. It is located at the foot of the Mendip Hills in Somerset.  It was named after the fact that there are three wells in the city closely associated with the cathedral.