Built / Designed For: Bishop Henry de Blois
House & Family History: Wolvesey Castle was the primary residence of the bishops of Winchester. King Philip II of Spain and Mary Tudor had their wedding feast at the House in 1554.
Comments: Wolvesey is considered one of the finest medieval structures in England.
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: Not Listed
Past Seat / Home of: Bishop Henry de Blois, 12th century. Bishop Stephen Gardiner, 16th century.
Current Ownership Type: English Heritage
Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction