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

A Grade II Listed Building in Nun Monkton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0143 / 54°0'51"N

Longitude: -1.2209 / 1°13'15"W

OS Eastings: 451151

OS Northings: 457873

OS Grid: SE511578

Mapcode National: GBR MQX0.GQ

Mapcode Global: WHD9Q.6CWC

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

Listing Date: 27 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190984

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331668

Location: Nun Monkton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, YO26

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Nun Monkton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


SE 55 NW NUN MONKTON THE AVENUE
(east end)

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

GV II

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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