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Bishop's Gate, Norwich

Description: Bishop's Gate

Grade: I
Date Listed: 5 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 228912

OS Grid Reference: TG2349809057
OS Grid Coordinates: 623498, 309057
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6332, 1.3014

Location: 6 St Martin-at-Palace Plain, Norwich, Norfolk NR1 4DH

Locality: Norwich
Local Authority: Norwich City Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR1 4DH

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There is also a scheduled monument, Bishop's Palace 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

TG 2309 SW, TG 2309 SE THE CLOSE
11/165, 12/165
5.6.72 Bishop's Gate (formerly listed
under St.Martin-at-Palace Plain)
- I
Gateway and Porter's Lodge. Circa 1436. Flint and Stone.
2 storeys. Large 2-centre moulded arch with shield spandrels and smaller
2-centre pedestrian arch to right. End buttresses. Central statue niche
above arches with single flanking lights having cusped round heads, Remade
crenellated parapet. Both doors with good tracery. Vaulted inside. 2-storey
Porter's Lodge to west of gate with 2-light arched casements having flat
head and dripstone. Brick built pointed barrel-vault undercroft with stone
doorway. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: TG2349809057

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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