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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1331494



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 07-Feb-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49642

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PETERBOROUGH 1. 1500 PRECINCTS Deanery Gateway and wall TL 1998 NW 1/12 7.2.52. I GV 2. Early C16. Built by Abbot Kirkton and displaying his rebus. Wide stone archway, with narrower one for foot passengers to the right and with a wall in coursed stone with a moulded cornice and ashlar parapet to the left. Main arch has richly carved heraldic panels with foliated panels below. Carved arch of the See and Chapter in the spandrels of the arch. Lower arch in coursed rubble with stone dressings and cornice. Both have crenellated parapets. VCH Vol II. Deanery Gateway and Wall, Prior's Gate, No 12 & Stables & Wall to Prior's Gate form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1933098683

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1906)

National Grid Reference: TL 19330 98683


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