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Norman Doorway to St Mary's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Andover, Hampshire

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Latitude: 51.2096 / 51°12'34"N

Longitude: -1.4788 / 1°28'43"W

OS Eastings: 436505

OS Northings: 145722

OS Grid: SU365457

Mapcode National: GBR 72R.4Y2

Mapcode Global: VHC2S.BV2M

Plus Code: 9C3W6G5C+RF

Entry Name: Norman Doorway to St Mary's Church

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Last Amended: 24 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264655

English Heritage Legacy ID: 139511

Location: Andover, Test Valley, Hampshire, SP10

County: Hampshire

Civil Parish: Andover

Built-Up Area: Andover

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Andover St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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4/53 (east side)
24.2.50 Norman doorway to St
Mary's Church (formerly
listed as Norman Gate
to St Mary's Church)

C12. The west doorway of the former medieval church demolished in 1840 (see
Marlborough Street) was rebuilt, to form an entrance gateway to the churchyard, which
is approached by a series of steps. A rectangular section of stone walling fills
passageway, and the semi-circular arch has 3 recessed stages; the innermost plain the
outer 2 resting on cushion caps above columns. Continuous impost band, chevron
ornament to the 2 outer stages. The paved area in front of the archway has a boundary
with the street of wrought-iron rails, with central gates. Beyond the arch there is
paving-and 2 flights (of 7 and 3) of steps.

Listing NGR: SU3651445382

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