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Gatepiers at North East Corner of Abbey Precinct

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

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Latitude: 52.58 / 52°34'47"N

Longitude: 0.4529 / 0°27'10"E

OS Eastings: 566298

OS Northings: 300842

OS Grid: TF662008

Mapcode National: GBR P78.7B3

Mapcode Global: WHJQ0.XDVZ

Plus Code: 9F42HFH3+X5

Entry Name: Gatepiers at North East Corner of Abbey Precinct

Listing Date: 9 July 1951

Last Amended: 11 December 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 221730

Location: West Dereham, King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE33

County: Norfolk

District: King's Lynn and West Norfolk

Civil Parish: West Dereham

Built-Up Area: Fincham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: West Dereham

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text


Gate Piers at north-east comer
4/75 of Abbey Precinct (previously
listed with St Mary's Abbey
remains including Gate Posts)

GV 9.7.51 II

the grade shall be amended to read II* (star).



4/75 Gate Piers at north-east corner
of Abbey Precinct (previously listed
9.7.51 with St Mary's Abbey remains
including Gate Posts)

Pair of gate piers. 1697. Ashlar and rendered brick with plain tiled roofs.
Each pier of square section upon ashlar plinth. Apsidal-headed recessed niche
to east faces with block imposts and keystones. Wide overhanging moulded
cornice. Low hipped roofs. Brick walls, partly rendered, swept to right and
left return to form parapet of bridge.

Listing NGR: TF6629800842

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

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