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Cloister Gate

A Grade I Listed Building in Rochester West, Medway

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3886 / 51°23'19"N

Longitude: 0.5028 / 0°30'10"E

OS Eastings: 574239

OS Northings: 168480

OS Grid: TQ742684

Mapcode National: GBR PPN.V8B

Mapcode Global: VHJLT.NCPB

Entry Name: Cloister Gate

Listing Date: 2 December 1991

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1320354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173121

Location: Medway, ME1

County: Medway

Electoral Ward/Division: Rochester West

Built-Up Area: Rochester

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Rochester St Peter Parish Centre

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

ROCHESTER THE PRECINCT
TQ 7468 SW
9/189 Cloister Gate
GV I
Gateway into cloister from Precinct. C12 and C15. Coursed
ragstone. Archway, quoined, with battlements, the merlons coped.
Side walls fragmentary. To the cloister side (see above ref
9/188) remains of a Norman room with triple shafts to corners
(the vault gone), possibly the undercroft of the cellarer's
lodging.


Listing NGR: TQ7423968480

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