History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Cloister Gate

A Grade I Listed Building in Rochester West, Medway

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


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

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

TQ 7468 SW
9/189 Cloister Gate
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

Listing NGR: TQ7423968480

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.