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© Mr Roy Finch LRPS

IoE Number: 183537
Location: NORTH WEST GATEWAY (FORMERLY INCLUDED AS AN INTEGRAL PART OF WHALLEY ABBEY),
  WHALLEY, RIBBLE VALLEY, LANCASHIRE
Photographer: Mr Roy Finch LRPS
Date Photographed: 27 January 2001
Date listed: 13 February 1967
Date of last amendment: 13 February 1967
Grade I

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WHALLEYSD 73 NW2/52North-West Gateway(formerly included as13-2-1967an integral part of Whalley Abbey)GVI

WHALLEY SD 73 NW 2/52 North-West Gateway(formerly included as 13-2-1967 an integral part of Whalley Abbey) GV I Gateway to Whalley Abbey (q.v.), early C14. Sandstone rubble with upper storey now roofless. 2 storeys. East and west walls each have outer buttresses with offsets and a pointed arch chamfered in 2 orders springing from responds which have capitals and an inner order with 2 quarter-round mouldings and a fillet. Inside, the passage between the archways is rib-vaulted in 8 bays. Between the 5th and 6th bays from the west is an intermediate wall with large and small entrances, the former with segmental arch, the latter with a pointed one. In the north wall are 2 doorways with pointed heads, one blocked. In the south wall there is a similar blocked doorway. The upper storey has 3 3-light windows on both the north and south sides. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

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