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Boundary Wall to North West Corner of Friary Site, Blackfriars

A Grade II* Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8645 / 51°51'52"N

Longitude: -2.249 / 2°14'56"W

OS Eastings: 382949

OS Northings: 218461

OS Grid: SO829184

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.26Y

Mapcode Global: VH94B.YDXK

Plus Code: 9C3VVQ72+Q9

Entry Name: Boundary Wall to North West Corner of Friary Site, Blackfriars

Listing Date: 12 March 1973

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472093

Location: Westgate, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL1

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Gloucester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Hempsted with Gloucester, Saint Mary de Lode and Saint Mary de Crypt

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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844-1/11/13 (South side)
12/03/73 Boundary Wall to north-west corner
of Friary Site, Blackfriars
(Formerly Listed as:
Wall enclosing No.11)


Includes: Boundary Wall to north-west corner of Friary Site,
Boundary wall enclosing the north-west corner of the site of
the former Dominican friary (Blackfriars), on the south side
of Blackfriars and the east side of Ladybellegate Street; now
part of the ancient monument which includes Blackfriars Church
(qv). 1540-45 for Sir Thomas Bell and repaired at various
dates. Reused medieval worked stones and rubble partly laid in
courses, brick repairs; stone weathered copings. In the wall
facing Blackfriars close to the corner a gateway with pointed
arch and an outer, continuous, hollow moulding to the splayed
jambs and arch; a coped parapet above the gateway. 6m to the
east a second arched gateway of brick with a stone inset above
the arch, the stone inscribed "Blackfriars Square".

Listing NGR: SO8294918461

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