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Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey House Folk Museum)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kirkstall, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8223 / 53°49'20"N

Longitude: -1.6071 / 1°36'25"W

OS Eastings: 425961

OS Northings: 436293

OS Grid: SE259362

Mapcode National: GBR B39.FM

Mapcode Global: WHC9C.86Y3

Plus Code: 9C5WR9CV+W5

Entry Name: Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey House Folk Museum)

Listing Date: 26 September 1963

Last Amended: 11 September 1996

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1256646

English Heritage Legacy ID: 464677

ID on this website: 101256646

Location: Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Kirkstall

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Kirkstall St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

Tagged with: Museum Local authority museum

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SE2536 ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall
714-1/18/886 (North side (off))
26/09/63 Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey
House Folk Museum)
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall
(North side)
Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey


Gatehouse, now museum. C12, with later additions, altered
early C20. Coursed squared gritstone, stone slate roofs. 3
bays deep, wide rib-vaulted passage. Upper rooms reached by a
stone newel staircase on SW corner. Additions made up to the
Dissolution, after which it was converted to a dwelling house.
A C15/16 wing to SW; 2 storeys, 2- and 3-light arched windows
with stone mullions, tracery and cusped heads. Additions of
early C20 to NW in Tudor style with tall corniced chimneys.
INTERIOR: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SE2596136290

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