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Kingsgate The Church of St Swithun Upon Kingsgate, Winchester

Description: Kingsgate The Church of St Swithun Upon Kingsgate

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 144804

OS Grid Reference: SU4814429092
OS Grid Coordinates: 448144, 129092
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0592, -1.3144

Location: Kingsgate Street, Winchester, Hampshire SO23 9JP

Locality: Winchester
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO23 9JP

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There is also a scheduled monument, The Kings Gate, 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.

Listing Text

Kingsgate and The Church
SU 4829 SW 6/237 of St Swithun upon Kingsgate
C14 gateway (one of the 2 city gates remaining) with Church C16, built
over. Gateway Ancient Monument. Stone and flint, interior -open timber
roof. Two pedestrian entranced from C18, brick arches. Battlemented
parapet. The church above has small windows from circa 15(X). Plain timber
roof. Restored and re-furnished in 1971.
The Kingsgate forms a group with Nos 1 to 3 (consec)

Listing NGR: SU4812029109

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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