Vicars Close, Wells
Houses built in the shadow of the church and by the church to house the poor. Wells, Somerset. ...
The Northern aspect of the cathedral and the Southern entrance to Vicars Close
The Chapter House of Wells Cathedral was completed in 1306. The octagonal building, accessed via well...
The Chapter House (Photographic permit 47588).
Vicars' Close, in Wells, Somerset, England, is claimed to be the oldest purely residential street wit...
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.