Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Selborne Priory was a priory of Augustinian canons in Selborne, Hampshire, England.The priory was founded in 1233 by Peter des Roches, Bishop of Winchester. The bishop initially endowed the priory with lands obtained by gift from James de Acangre, James de Norton, and King Henry III. The canons had the manor of Selborne with all its privileges and the churches of Selborne, Basing and Basingstoke. The foundation was confirmed by Pope Gregory IX in September, 1235.