Bishops Waltham (2), Hampshire. Location map
 
  Scene showing the Bishop's Palace ruins, Bishops Waltham, Hampshire (Hants), England   Bishop's Palace, Bishops Waltham.

This shows the West Tower which was where the Bishop had his private rooms.

The palace has actually been rebuilt three times.

 

 

 

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  View of the Bishop's Palace ruins, Bishops Waltham, Hampshire (Hants), England   Bishop's Palace, Bishops Waltham.

Looking from the end wall of the Great Hall towards the service rooms and the kitchen.

William of Wykeham died in the palace in 1404. Its present condition is largely due to its capture by the Roundheads during the Civil War leaving these imposing ruins.

 

 

 

 

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  View of the Bishop's Palace ruins, Bishops Waltham, Hampshire (Hants), England   Bishop's Palace, Bishops Waltham.

Looking from the Bakehouse and Brewhouse building across to the Great Hall. The large windows in the Great Hall are easily visible.

 

 

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  Photograph of the Bishop's Palace ruins, Bishops Waltham, Hampshire (Hants), England   Bishop's Palace, Bishops Waltham.

Looking from the Bakehouse and Brewhouse building across to the the Service rooms and the kitchen.

 

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  These photographs were taken with the kind assistance of English Heritage