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: KNIGHTS HOSPITALLERS GATEWAY AT KNIGHTS GATE

List entry Number: 1089944

Location

KNIGHTS HOSPITALLERS GATEWAY AT KNIGHTS GATE, CHURCH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
GloucestershireCotswoldDistrict AuthorityQuenington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 04-Jun-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Jun-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 129865

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History

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Details

SP 10 SW QUENINGTON CHURCH ROAD (west side)

6/239 Knights Hospitallers Gateway at Knights Gate (formerly listed as Priory Gateway)

4.6.52

GV I

Gatehouse to former Preceptory of the Knights Hospitallers established in C12. C14, partly reconstructed and extended to north west in early C16 to form additional 2-storey wing. Rubble stone with stone slate roof. Square gatehouse and additional wing, 2 storeys. Street side has pointed arch doorway with chamfered jambs and irregular flush stone quoins and pointed hoodmould, with vertical battened door. Large flat carriage arch also with chamfered jambs and dripmould and vertical battened double doors. Single light above with plank shutters and small cusped niche to left with headless statuette. Chamber to right has 4-pane light, and cross on saddlestone on gable end. West side has square entrance with large timber lintel and faceted stone column with round base attached on left, with 2-light stone mullion and transom light over. Chamber has smaller 4-pane light with timber lintel and C20 entrance. Both upper chambers said to have quatrefoil- enriched roof trusses but interior not accessible at time of survey. (VCH, Gloucestershire, Vol.VII, 1981; David Verey, The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)



Listing NGR: SP1481603972

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Verey, D - Title: The Buildings of England: Gloucestershire 1 The Cotswolds - Date: 1970
  2. Book  Reference - Author: Page, W - Title: The Victoria History of the County of Gloucester - Date: 1981 - Volume: 7

National Grid Reference: SP 14815 03972

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