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North Gateway to Friary Precinct

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7568 / 52°45'24"N

Longitude: 0.3969 / 0°23'48"E

OS Eastings: 561848

OS Northings: 320382

OS Grid: TF618203

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.558

Mapcode Global: WHJP1.2Y8Y

Entry Name: North Gateway to Friary Precinct

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 26 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291449

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384069

Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30

County: Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: King's Lynn

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/02/2013


(South side)
North Gateway to Friary precinct

(Formerly Listed as Remains of mediaeval gateway on
South Side of Street)


North gateway into precinct of Austin friars. C15. Brick with
ashlar dressings. Plain tiled roof. North aspect of a central
4-centred stone arch with continuous wave mouldings now
opening into a deep niche. Parts of stone jambs remain. Brick
relieving arch rebuilt. Roof slopes up to crenellated parapet
more visible from south side. South side has a blocked
4-centred arch with fragmentary remains of the
hollow-chamfered stonework.

Listing NGR: TF6184820382

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

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