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Coverham Abbey Gatehouse, Coverham with Agglethorpe

Description: Coverham Abbey Gatehouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 13 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 321761

OS Grid Reference: SE1047486319
OS Grid Coordinates: 410474, 486319
Latitude/Longitude: 54.2724, -1.8407

Location: Hanghow Lane, Coverham, North Yorkshire DL8 4RN

Locality: Coverham with Agglethorpe
Local Authority: Richmondshire District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL8 4RN

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Listing Text


10/12 Coverham Abbey Gatehouse
(Formerly listed as Abbey
13/2/67 Gateway)


Remains of gatehouse. Early C16 and later. Rubble with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roofs. Inner arch and outer responds of vaulted gateway
survive, with flanking gatehouse buildings. Semicircular arch of
2 chamfered orders with moulded imposts. Flanking buildings each have small
light vent in original outer end walls and south building has chamfered
single-light window to inner end wall. The side walls have been repaired to
form animal shelters, which have rubble barrel-vaulted ceilings below later

Listing NGR: SE1047486318

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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