St Dominic’s Priory

St. Dominic’s Priory stands in the heart of the New Forest, just outside Lymington and is home to nine sisters.

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Timber frames have been used in ecclesiastical buildings since time immemorial and the tradition continues. Maybe it is the ability of wood to bring both a sense of majesty and warmth to a building that makes it so appealing. This new oak timber frame at St. Dominic’s Priory is an aisled, arched brace truss construction that has a sense of honesty and simplicity that is congruent with the use of the of building.

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