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Latitude: 53.6528 / 53°39'10"N
Longitude: -0.3091 / 0°18'32"W
OS Eastings: 511854
OS Northings: 418697
OS Grid: TA118186
Mapcode National: GBR VV86.W9
Mapcode Global: WHHH9.7G21
Entry Name: Ruins of Thornton Abbey South Precinct Gateway Approximately 180 Metres South of Abbot's Lodge
Listing Date: 17 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1103714
English Heritage Legacy ID: 165891
Location: Thornton Curtis, North Lincolnshire, DN39
County: North Lincolnshire
Civil Parish: Thornton Curtis
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Thornton Curtis St Lawrence
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TA 11 NW THORTON CURTIS THORNTON ABBEY ROAD
(east side, of)
10/90 Ruins of Thornton Abbey
south precinct gateway
approximately 180 metres
south of Abbot's Lodge.
Ruins of former gateway in south precinct wall of Thornton Abbey. Probably
C14-C15. Two sections of walling flanking entrance opposite causeway
across moat. Chalk rubble and squared blocks, brick and limestone ashlar.
Section to east, c3 metres high, c2.5 metres east-west and cl metre thick,
has chalk rubble core with brick through-courses, brick plinth and facing of
squared chalk, brick and limestone ashlar. Section to west, c3 metres
high, c2 metres north-south and cl metre thick, survives as mortared chalk
rubble core with some brick on east side.
Listing NGR: TA1185518690
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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