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St John's House Open Days


St John's House is an exceptionally well-preserved late medieval building set within the historic Newcastle area of Bridgend. As well as its architectural beauty, this large house has a rich history filled with mystery - what are the strange carvings in the hallway and do they hint to a link with the Knights of St John? Why was an ancient bell hidden under the floor and does it suggest the house was once a place where pilgrims rested? Why has it been known as the Hospice and Church House, yet no one has yet found the historical records to support either use? 11-3