The Chapter-house of Westminster Abbey. Henry IV. died there, March 20, 1413.
It hath been prophesied to me many years, I should not die but in Jerusalem.
Pope Silvester II. was told the same thing, and he died as he was
saying mass in a church so called. (
The Lower House of Convocation now meets in the Jerusalem Chamber. The Upper House meets at Mr. Hodgson's, in Dean's Yard, Westminster.
Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894