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Waxhouse Gate, Saint Albans

Description: Waxhouse Gate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 163315

OS Grid Reference: TL1463507118
OS Grid Coordinates: 514635, 207118
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7510, -0.3407

Location: A5183, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 4EL

Locality: Saint Albans
Local Authority: St Albans City Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: AL3 4EL

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
Waxhouse Gate

TL 1407 SE 9/92 8.5.50.


Originally providing access on the north from the town to the Abbey, the
Gate survives as an open passage through the ground floor of No 15
High Street (qv). At each end is an C18 round, stone archway; but the
springing stones of earlier pointed arches are visible beneath these.

Listing NGR: TL1463507118

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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