Description: The Gateway and Porters Lodge to the North West of Ewhurst Manor
Date Listed: 15 March 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 298639
OS Grid Reference: TQ2114719016
OS Grid Coordinates: 521147, 119016
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9578, -0.2764
There is also a scheduled monument, Moated Site at Ewhurst Manor, 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.
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SHERMANBURY BRIGHTON ROAD
The Gateway and
Porters Lodge to the
TQ 21 NW 9/321A 15.3.55
Early C14. Built of stone and consists of a carriage arch flanked by buttresses with
a room over surmounted by gable containing a cross-shaped loop window. The roof of
the archway is of brick with ribbed stone vaulting. Behind the gateway is the porter's
lodge which forms a T-shaped building with it of lower elevation. These walls are
of stone rubble with a tiled roof timbered beneath. The portion on the west has a
trefoil-headed lancet. The portion on each side has an old door connecting with centre,
complete with its original bolt. Photograph in the National Buildings Record.
Listing NGR: TQ2114719016
Source: English Heritage
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