The Bayle Gate, Bridlington
Description: The Bayle Gate
Date Listed: 7 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 166068
OS Grid Reference: TA1758667885
OS Grid Coordinates: 517586, 467885
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0934, -0.2036
Location: Church Green, Bridlington, East Riding of Yorkshire YO16 7PH
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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, The Bayle Gate, Bridlington, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.
The Bayle Gate
TA 1767 NE 2/2 7.9.51.
A large square castellated gatehouse of freestone, with arched entrance and postern.
This was the principal entrance to the Priory, and was built circa 1388 when Richard
II licensed the Prior to crenellate. The upper part was partially rebuilt with
brick in the mid C17.
The Bayle Gate forms a group with The Memorial Drinking Fountain Baylegate, Nos
11 to 16 (consec), Baylegate, Nos 4 to 8 (consec). Kirkgate; Nos 15 to 20 (consec)
Kirkgate; Church of St Mary, Kirkgate; Nos 15 to 18 (consec) Church Green and
Nos 20 to 23 (consec) Church Green.
Listing NGR: TA1758767884
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Source: English Heritage
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