© Mr David Karran
GATEHOUSE AT KIRKSTALL ABBEY (ABBEY HOUSE FOLK MUSEUM), ABBEY ROAD (north off)
LEEDS, LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE
Mr David Karran
05 September 2001
26 September 1963
Date of last amendment:
11 September 1996
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SE2536 ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall
714-1/18/886 (North side (off))
26/09/63 Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey
House Folk Museum)
(Formerly Listed as:
ABBEY ROAD, Kirkstall
Gatehouse at Kirkstall Abbey (Abbey
Gatehouse, now museum. C12, with later additions, altered
early C20. Coursed squared gritstone, stone slate roofs. 3
bays deep, wide rib-vaulted passage. Upper rooms reached by a
stone newel staircase on SW corner. Additions made up to the
Dissolution, after which it was converted to a dwelling house.
A C15/16 wing to SW; 2 storeys, 2- and 3-light arched windows
with stone mullions, tracery and cusped heads. Additions of
early C20 to NW in Tudor style with tall corniced chimneys.
INTERIOR: not inspected.