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Latitude: 50.7958 / 50°47'44"N
Longitude: -1.0985 / 1°5'54"W
OS Eastings: 463630
OS Northings: 99971
OS Grid: SZ636999
Mapcode National: GBR VPV.71
Mapcode Global: FRA 86LZ.MW4
Entry Name: King James Gate
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386909
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474322
Location: Portsmouth, PO1
Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6399 BURNABY ROAD
774-1/12/4 (East side)
King James Gate
Gate. Dated 1687. Originally positioned in Broad Street,
demolished c1860 and re-erected in present position early C20.
Ashlar with later brick backing. Horizontal rusticated stone.
At centre is a tall round stone arched opening with moulded
architrave, incised voussoirs with keystone and moulded
impost, flanking paired full height Corinthian pilasters,
entablature and block parapet projecting over pilasters. Each
of the lower flanking wings has a projecting round stone
arched opening with keystone, imposts and flanking pilasters,
recessed C20 2-leaf 5-panelled door. Moulded cornice and block
parapet. Centre archway has 2-leaf curved ornamental iron
gates with scrolls, marginal pierced motifs and spear
Listing NGR: SZ6363099971
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