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Latitude: 51.2793 / 51°16'45"N
Longitude: 1.0812 / 1°4'52"E
OS Eastings: 614984
OS Northings: 157860
OS Grid: TR149578
Mapcode National: GBR TY2.Q57
Mapcode Global: VHLGM.P3FM
Entry Name: Christchurch Gateway
Listing Date: 3 December 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1085119
English Heritage Legacy ID: 170460
Location: Canterbury, Kent, CT1
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Canterbury
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR 1457 NE
BURGATE (north east Side)
The entrance to the Cathedral Precincts. Built in 1517 and restored by Caröe in the 1930s. Three storeys ragstone and artificial stone. A square building with octagonal turrets Lierne-vaulted ground room entered through a wide four-centred arch and a foot arch. Rooms on two storeys above the vault. The lower floor has bands of shields on quatrefoils, the upper floor has half-length angels carrying shields. The heraldic shields commemorate Prince Arthur, the eldest son of Henry VII who died in 1502. The wooden doors are C17.
Nos 23 to 37 (consec) and the Christchurch Gateway form a group.
Listing NGR: TR1498357860
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