List entry

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.

Name: ST WILFRID'S GATEWAY THE PRIORY GATEHOUSE

List entry Number: 1042616

Location

ST WILFRID'S GATEWAY, COWGARTH
THE PRIORY GATEHOUSE, COWGARTH

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityHexham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 18-May-1976

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 239066

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

COWGARTH 1. 5334 The Priory gatehouse (St Wilfrid's Gateway) (Formerly listed under Market Street) NY 9364 1/9 2.10.51.

I GV

2. Circa 1160. Former 2 storey ashlar gatehouse now a 3 bay arched gateway. Upper storey and vaults destroyed in early C19 for picturesque effect. Wall ribs and corbels remain. Round arches spanning road, gateway to west. Piers to 1st bay from north. Scheduled as an AM.

The Priory Gatehouse together with No 3 Church Row and Nos 2 to 6 (even) Market Street reverse front of Church Row form a group, of which Nos 2 and 8 to 16 (even) Market Street are of local interest.

Listing NGR: NY9350464198

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National Grid Reference: NY9350264200

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