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The Priory Gatehouse (Or Abbey) Gatehouse wall Adjoining Priory Gatehouse to South, Fronting High Street

A Grade I Listed Building in Walsingham, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8934 / 52°53'36"N

Longitude: 0.8752 / 0°52'30"E

OS Eastings: 593508

OS Northings: 336754

OS Grid: TF935367

Mapcode National: GBR S7Y.L28

Mapcode Global: WHLQY.DJZQ

Entry Name: The Priory Gatehouse (Or Abbey) Gatehouse wall Adjoining Priory Gatehouse to South, Fronting High Street

Listing Date: 30 November 1951

Last Amended: 15 February 1979

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223170

Location: Walsingham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR22

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Walsingham

Built-Up Area: Little Walsingham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Walsingham Little St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

1.
5320 LITTLE WALSINGHAM HIGH STREET
(East Side)

30.11.51. The Priory (or Abbey)
Gatehouse (formerly listed
as The Abbey, including all
remains of Augustinian Priory).
Wall adjoining Priory Gatehouse
to south, fronting High Street
TF 9336 NW 1/2A

I GV

2.
C15 gatehouse at west end of the Priory Church, on High Street frontage. Flint,
rubble, with stone dressings. Large moulded 4-centred archway with 2 tall niches
above with 3 panels between containing shields. Inside arch is another smaller
4-centred arch with large oak doors. Originally vaulted. New concrete floor
with room above containing original fireplace and mullion/transom window with
flanking niches.
High flint wall adjoining south facing High Street: brick and flint at lower
levels. Later C19 battlements with bracketed cornice.


Listing NGR: TF9350836754

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

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