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Gate Piers to West and Garden Wall to South West and North of the Priory, Nun Monkton

Description: Gate Piers to West and Garden Wall to South West and North of the Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 331668

OS Grid Reference: SE5115157873
OS Grid Coordinates: 451151, 457873
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0143, -1.2209

Location: The Avenue, Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire YO26 8ES

Locality: Nun Monkton
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO26 8ES

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Listing Text

(east end)

2/26 date piers to west and
garden wall to south,
west and north of The


Gate piers and garden wall. C19 with incorporation of sections of medieval
wall. Limestone ashlar piers, brick and dressed gritstone walls. Cruciform
piers approximately 4 metres in height. Moulded bases and cornices
surmounted by pineapple finials. Wall approximately 100 metres in length to
south, 75 metres to west and 20 metres to north. Both north and south
sections include medieval stone, that to south probably reused, but that to
north possibly part of an original medieval wall of the Benedictine nunnery
of Nun Monkton. Approximately 3 metres in height with C20 concrete coping.

Listing NGR: SE5115257869

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Source: English Heritage

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