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Almory Gateway or Gatehouse, Standish

Description: Almory Gateway or Gatehouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 132505

OS Grid Reference: SO8001808439
OS Grid Coordinates: 380018, 208439
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7743, -2.2910

Location: Standish Lane, Standish, Gloucestershire GL10 3EU

Locality: Standish
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL10 3EU

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There is also a scheduled monument, Gateway to Almonry, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

SO 80 NW
7/246 Almonry Gateway or Gatehouse
Ruined gatehouse to house built by Abbot of Gloucester. Probably
C14. Random coursed rubble stone up to top of ground floor. Two
large chamfered pointed archways, double on outer side with
straight buttresses to front. Remains of jambs of inner arch with
later pair of timber gates and posts. Remains of 2 archways to
side on right, separating main throughway from pedestrian side with
small pointed archway in centre. Doorway raised above ground level
on left side, probably to remains of stairway, not accessible at
time of survey.
(VCH, Gloucestershire, Vol X, 1972). Ancient Monument
Gloucestershire No 366.

Listing NGR: SO8001108439

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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