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The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace, Maidstone

Description: The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 173436

OS Grid Reference: TQ7596155488
OS Grid Coordinates: 575961, 155488
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2714, 0.5211

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)
The Gate House
TQ 7555 SE 6/68B at the Archbishop's Palace

A small Mediaeval stone building of 2 storeys, C13 and Cl4, Built of stone
rubble. Tiled roof. 3 trefoil-headed lancets and some modern windows. Gable
with timbering on the east side. Garderobe projection on the north side.
Scheduled as an AM.

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: TQ7596255488

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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