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Outer Gatehouse Ruins and Length of Precinct Wall Running East to Abbey Gate Cottages

A Grade II* Listed Building in Beaulieu, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.8196 / 50°49'10"N

Longitude: -1.451 / 1°27'3"W

OS Eastings: 438768

OS Northings: 102368

OS Grid: SU387023

Mapcode National: GBR 77F.KYC

Mapcode Global: FRA 76VX.VZ5

Entry Name: Outer Gatehouse Ruins and Length of Precinct Wall Running East to Abbey Gate Cottages

Listing Date: 8 October 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 143281

Location: Beaulieu, New Forest, Hampshire, SO42

County: Hampshire

District: New Forest

Civil Parish: Beaulieu

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Beaulieu Blessed Virgin and Holy Child

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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Listing Text

Sir 3802/3902
17/21 Outer Gatehouse ruins
and length of precinct
wall running east to
Abbey Gate Cottages
Outer gatehouse, ruins and part of precinct wall. C13, gatehouse rebuilt
C19. Rubble stone, stone dressing, old plain tile roof. Outer gatehouse
of archway with room over in tall gabled roof with clock tower, lean-to
room on one side. l½ storey, 1 bay cottage on other, with wall running
from this for some 50m and beside it inside precinct remains of Abbey Mill.
Gatehouse has central late C13 segmental-head archway. Over rebuilt gables
with 3 loopholes to outer gable and offset, 2 rectangular openings and
pointed lancet. On roof C19 square-plan clock tower of tile hanging.
Clock-faces and louvred openings under hipped roof. On one side lean-to
with rectangular window either end and gabled dormer on side. Above lean-to
on side of main part C19 2-shafted stone stack. On other side cottage
part with rectangular window on either end, and door on inner end. Side
has gabled dormer on hip of roof and C19 2-shafted stack beside. From
below this starts wall some 3m high with gabled coping of inclined stones.
Wall runs from corner of gatehouse 40m east, then turns north-east to run
into corner of Abbey Gate Cottage (qv). For mill remains see VCH; Vol IV;
1991; p.632.

Listing NGR: SU3872802453

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