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Latitude: 52.4179 / 52°25'4"N
Longitude: 0.7421 / 0°44'31"E
OS Eastings: 586575
OS Northings: 283524
OS Grid: TL865835
Mapcode National: GBR RD7.GF5
Mapcode Global: VHKCC.TH69
Entry Name: Priory Gatehouse
Listing Date: 3 April 1951
Last Amended: 1 December 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1195946
English Heritage Legacy ID: 384665
Location: Thetford, Breckland, Norfolk, IP24
Civil Parish: Thetford
Built-Up Area: Thetford
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: Thetford St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
617-1/5/3 (North West side)
03/04/51 Priory Gatehouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Remains of Cluniac Priory, Abbey
Priory gatehouse. C14. Cut flint with ashlar dressings. No
roof. 3 storeys. North and south faces similar, except north
has diagonal corner buttresses while south has polygonal
towers. Central segmental arch with chamfers north and south.
First floor with one 3-light cusped window and second floor
with one 2-light cusped window, both under square heads.
Repeated to north. South-east tower with winder staircase.
First floor has fireplace in west wall and a garderobe in
south-west tower, with a vaulted ceiling. Fireplace to second
(Raby F J E: Thetford Priory: London: 1979-: 9).
Listing NGR: TL8657583524
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