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Latitude: 51.147 / 51°8'49"N
Longitude: -2.7176 / 2°43'3"W
OS Eastings: 349897
OS Northings: 138881
OS Grid: ST498388
Mapcode National: GBR MK.838V
Mapcode Global: VH8B3.VF4K
Entry Name: Abbey Gatehouse,including the Porters' Lodge
Listing Date: 21 June 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1345446
English Heritage Legacy ID: 265968
Location: Glastonbury, Mendip, Somerset, BA6
Civil Parish: Glastonbury
Built-Up Area: Glastonbury
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
ST 4938 7/72 21.6.50.
Mid C14 and later. Completely restored in 1810. Original large arched entrance
flanked by buttresses. Vaulted side entrance and porters' lodge to north. The
mediaeval upper storey of gatehouse is now missing. Pantile roof, 1/2-hipped at
south end. The lodge is 2 storeys with a possibly C17 splayed bay rising through
both storeys. 10-light mullioned and transomed window. Crenellated parapet.
The left-hand range continues to rear with mullioned windows. Small medeival archway,
formerly the entrance to St Patrick's almshouses, attached to south end of range.
4-centred arch with heraldic device over. Lies within the Ancient Monument scheduled
Abbey Gatehouse, the Town Hall, St Dunstan's House, with Nos 6 to 9 (consec)
Market Place, form a very important group.
Listing NGR: ST4990538891
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