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Bishopthorpe Palace and Chapel

A Grade I Listed Building in Bishopthorpe, York

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Latitude: 53.9231 / 53°55'23"N

Longitude: -1.0921 / 1°5'31"W

OS Eastings: 459720

OS Northings: 447824

OS Grid: SE597478

Mapcode National: GBR NRT2.CD

Mapcode Global: WHFC9.6N6B

Entry Name: Bishopthorpe Palace and Chapel

Listing Date: 4 July 1952

Last Amended: 12 July 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 325939

Location: Bishopthorpe, York, YO23

County: York

Civil Parish: Bishopthorpe

Built-Up Area: Bishopthorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopthorpe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


(east side)

7/23 Bishopthorpe Palace and
(Formerly listed as The
4.7.52 Archbishop's Palace
including Chapel,
Gatehouse, Stable block,
Outbuildings etc)


Archbishop's Palace. C13 for Archbishop Walter de Grey, with alterations
and additions of C14, C15, C17, C18, C19 and C20, and re-modelling of 1766-9
by Thomas Atkinson for Archbishop Drummond. Magnesian limestone, pinkish
red and brown brick with Atkinson's re-modelling in Gothick style. L-shaped
on plan. For full description see Eric A Gee, Bishopthorpe Palace. An
Architectural History, 1983.

Listing NGR: SE5972047824

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