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Gateway and Wall to Palace Gardens, Maidstone

Description: Gateway and Wall to Palace Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 173431

OS Grid Reference: TQ7588455509
OS Grid Coordinates: 575884, 155509
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2716, 0.5200

Location: Bishops Way, Maidstone, Kent ME15 6XH

Locality: Maidstone
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: ME15 6XH

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Gateway and Wall to
Palace Gardens
TQ 7555 SE 6/323

The gateway is dated 1888 and is built of Kentish ragstone. Semi-circular
arch with a keystone in the shape of a shell above. The date stone is above
the arch end is flanked by swags. On tle left hand side there is a wall of
ragstone about 7 ft high.

Gateway & Wall to Palace Gardens, Wall to north-west of Archbishop's Palace,
The Archbishop's Palace, Wall to east of Archbishop's Palace, The Dungeons at the
Archbishop's Palace, The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace, The Len Bridge,
The Tithe Barn, Parish Church of All Saints, Wall to north & west of All Saints
Church, The College Gateway, The College Tower, The College, The Master's Tower,
Cutbush Almshouses and the Ruined Gateway form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7585755504

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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