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Description: Gatehouse to Thorpe Salvin Hall
Date Listed: 29 July 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 335840
OS Grid Reference: SK5212681243
OS Grid Coordinates: 452126, 381243
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3256, -1.2188
THORPE SALVIN LADYFIELD ROAD
(north side, off)
5/78 Gatehouse to Thorpe
29.7.66 Salvin Hall (formerly
listed as part of
Ruins of Thorpe Salvin
Hall and gatehouse)
Gatehouse. Mid-late C16. For Hercy Sandford ( d1582). Rubble limestone, tile
roof. 2 storeys, single cell. In Tudor domestic style. Large quoins. Central
doorway has old oak door with smaller inset door; surround has moulded quoins
and Tudor-arched lintel beneath hoodmould. Heraldic panel beneath unglazed
3-light ovolo-moulded mullioned window with hoodmould; 3 carved panels over
with crested helm and weathered inscription. Crow-stepped gable with roll-
moulded copings. Left return: 1st-floor doorway. Interior: original floor
structure. Upper floor now with brick and pantile nesting holes. The heraldic
panels point to the date of construction as being between 1565 and 1582. A
Scheduled Ancient Monument.
Listing NGR: SK5212681246
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Source: English Heritage
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