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The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace

A Grade II Listed Building in Maidstone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2714 / 51°16'16"N

Longitude: 0.5211 / 0°31'16"E

OS Eastings: 575961

OS Northings: 155489

OS Grid: TQ759554

Mapcode National: GBR PR7.6KQ

Mapcode Global: VHJMD.Z9CP

Entry Name: The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace

Listing Date: 30 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1086310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 173436

Location: Maidstone, Kent, ME15

County: Kent

District: Maidstone

Town: Maidstone

Electoral Ward/Division: High Street

Built-Up Area: Maidstone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 28/02/2017

TQ 7555 SE

Old Place Gardens
The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace

(Formerly listed as The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace, Mill Street)


A small Medieval stone building of two storeys, C13 and C14. Built of stone rubble. Tiled roof. Three trefoil-headed lancets and some modern windows. Gable with timbering on the east side. Garderobe projection on the north side.
Scheduled as an AM.

Gateway and Wall to Palace Gardens, Wall to north-west of Archbishop's Palace, The Archbishop's Palace, Wall to east of Archbishop's Palace, The Dungeons at the Archbishop's Palace, The Gate House at the Archbishop's Palace, The Len Bridge, The Tithe Barn, Parish Church of All Saints, Wall to north and west of All Saints Church, The College Gateway, The College Tower, The Master's House, The Master's Tower, Cutbush Almshouses and the Ruined Gateway form a group.

Listing NGR: TQ7596255488

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

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