Description: Gate Piers to West and Garden Wall to South West and North of the Priory
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
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SE 55 NW NUN MONKTON THE AVENUE
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
Source: English Heritage
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