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Monument Number 1314510

Hob Uid: 1314510
Location :
Redcar and Cleveland
Guisborough
Grid Ref : NZ6159916049
Summary : The now ruined gatehouse to Guisborough Priory was built in the late 12th century and comprises the only surviving element of the original, Norman priory. It has a large semi-circular arched opening to Church Street and the South side is divided into a round-headed pedestrian archway and an elliptical arch for vehicles. The flanking wall to the East contains a fireplace and a small cell with plain doorway and window openings.
More information : The now ruined gatehouse to Guisborough Priory was built in the late 12th century. There is a large semi-circular arched opening to Church Street and the South side is divided into a round-headed pedestrian archway and an elliptical arch for vehicles. The flanking wall to the East contains a fireplace and a small cell with plain doorway and window openings. (1)

The gatehouse remains are the only surviving element of the original, Norman priory. (2)

Sources :
Source Number : 1
Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : DOE (HHR) Borough of Langbaugh, Apr-1984
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Source Number : 2
Source : World Wide Web page
Source details : Gisborough Priory Project, [accessed 24-JUN-2009]
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date : Late C12
Monument End Date : 1200
Monument Start Date : 1167
Monument Type : Gatehouse
Evidence : Ruined Building

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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (County No.)
External Cross Reference Number : CL 19
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External Cross Reference Source : Listed Building List Entry Legacy Uid
External Cross Reference Number : 59925
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External Cross Reference Source : Scheduled Monument Legacy (National No.)
External Cross Reference Number : 23223
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : NZ 61 NW 49
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