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Vesper Gate at Kirkstall Abbey

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkstall, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8238 / 53°49'25"N

Longitude: -1.6102 / 1°36'36"W

OS Eastings: 425755

OS Northings: 436465

OS Grid: SE257364

Mapcode National: GBR B29.S1

Mapcode Global: WHC9C.74HX

Plus Code: 9C5WR9FQ+GW

Entry Name: Vesper Gate at Kirkstall Abbey

Listing Date: 26 September 1963

Last Amended: 11 September 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1255793

English Heritage Legacy ID: 465644

ID on this website: 101255793

Location: Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Kirkstall

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Leeds

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hawksworth Wood St Mary with Moor Grange

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE2536 VESPER LANE, Kirkstall
714-1/18/908 (North side)
26/09/63 Vesper gate at Kirkstall Abbey
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall
(North side)
Vesper Gate at Kirkstall Abbey
(Vesper Lane)


End of a wall with gateway or door jambstones. Medieval or C17
gritstone blocks, upper part rebuilt, lower stones weathered,
9 courses high, the lower 4 jambstones have the corner cut
away and the remains of a socket; iron fittings in 3rd stone
from bottom. The upper 5 jambstones are cut back for door
rebate; the chamfer is straight cut in C17 style.

Listing NGR: SE2575536464

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