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© Mr Stuart Goodall

IoE Number: 135945
Location: SOUTH GATE OR GOD'S HOUSE GATE ABD ADJOINING PORTION OF CITY WALL, TOWN QUAY
  SOUTHAMPTON, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Stuart Goodall
Date Photographed: 29 June 2000
Date listed: 14 July 1953
Date of last amendment: 08 October 1981
Grade II

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1.TOWN QUAY5239God's House Gate(formerly listed asSouth Gate or God's

1. TOWN QUAY 5239 God's House Gate (formerly listed as South Gate or God's House Gate and adjoining portion of City Wall) SU 4210 5/248 14.7.53 I 2. A circa 1300 gateway defended by a double portcullis. It was known as the Saltmarsh Gate and God's House Gate after the nearby hospital for poor travellers. The tower above the gate was called Lambcote Tower and was used as a prison. Built of stone rubble. Three storey tower with arched gateway with double portcullis and 3 storey building adjoining. The windows are trefoil or cinquefoil headed lights. Scheduled as an ancient monument.

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