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Priory Gatehouse and Attached Rubble Wall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bromfield, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.3871 / 52°23'13"N

Longitude: -2.7638 / 2°45'49"W

OS Eastings: 348114

OS Northings: 276834

OS Grid: SO481768

Mapcode National: GBR BJ.QL8J

Mapcode Global: VH843.18RF

Plus Code: 9C4V96PP+RF

Entry Name: Priory Gatehouse and Attached Rubble Wall

Listing Date: 12 November 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389656

Location: Bromfield, Shropshire, SY8

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bromfield

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Bromfield

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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SO47NE Priory Gatehouse and attached rubble
825-1/4/32 wall


Gatehouse of Benedictine Priory. C12 with C17 upper storey.
Rubble; timber-frame with brick; C20 plain tile roof; brick
composite ridge stack. 2-storeys; 3-window range: central
canted oriel with mullion and transom metal lattice lights,
under small gable with simple finial; flanked by two 2-light
mullions with metal lattice glazing. Deep central arch with
drip-course over, flanked by 2 plain buttresses. Rear: pair of
2-light oak mullion windows with metal lattice glazing, over
central opening; flanked by similar lights, that to left
without glazing. Central opening under oak lintel, flanked by
wide buttresses; flanked by restored oak and sandstone
mullions under shouldered drip-course, and to right, early C20
plank door with wide lattice light. Central passage has
plastered ceiling, plank doors with strap hinges. Left
returned side has 2-light mullion window with metal lattice
glazing, to ground floor. Right returned side: 1st floor has
lath and plaster infill; three 2-light mullions, one with
simple hood on consoles. C20 barge-boards and spike-finials.

Listing NGR: SO4810676822

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