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Llanthony Priory, Remains of Precinct Wall North of Inner Gatehouse

A Grade I Listed Building in Gloucester, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8609 / 51°51'39"N

Longitude: -2.2577 / 2°15'27"W

OS Eastings: 382347

OS Northings: 218066

OS Grid: SO823180

Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.60K

Mapcode Global: VH94B.TH89

Entry Name: Llanthony Priory, Remains of Precinct Wall North of Inner Gatehouse

Listing Date: 23 January 1952

Last Amended: 15 December 1998

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1271695

English Heritage Legacy ID: 472289

Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2

County: Gloucestershire

District: Gloucester

Town: Gloucester

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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Listing Text


844-1/3/158 (East side)
23/01/52 Llanthony Priory, Remains of
Precinct Wall north of Inner
(Formerly Listed as:
Remains of Llanthony Priory)


Precinct wall of Llanthony Priory to the north of the Remains
of the Outer gatehouse (qv) on the west and north sides of the
Outer Court. C15, rebuilt or extended in C17 and C18, later
repairs. Ashlar and brick.
EXTERIOR: the low central portion of the west wall with the
remains of five equally spaced buttresses on the outer face,
all in ashlar, formed the west wall of the west range within
the Outer Court; cobbled floor relates to cattle shelter which
stood on site from 1830 to 1880; the northern part of the west
wall and the west end of the north wall of C18 masonry
incorporating a reset medieval angle-buttress at the
north-west corner; the continuation of the north wall to the
east, of blue lias limestone for about 12m to each side of a
bricked-up doorway, formed the rear wall of a C15 range with
timber-framed upper storey demolished in 1800; beyond the
former range the continuation of the wall to the east in C17
masonry to link with a cross wall which returns to the
south-west corner of the Remains of the Tythe Barn (qv).

Listing NGR: SO8234718057

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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