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© Mr Arthur A. Chapman FRICS

IoE Number: 32585
Location: GATEHOUSE 35 METRES TO WEST OF THE CASTLE KEEP,
  NEWTON ST LOE, BATH AND NORTH EAST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Arthur A. Chapman FRICS
Date Photographed: 13 August 1999
Date listed: 24 September 1984
Date of last amendment: 24 September 1984
Grade I

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ST 66 SENEWTON ST. LOENEWTON PARK7/135Gatehouse, 35 m. to west of theCastle KeepG.V.

ST 66 SE NEWTON ST. LOE NEWTON PARK 7/135 Gatehouse, 35 m. to west of the Castle Keep G.V. I Gatehouse. C15, altered late C18 - early C19. Coursed rubble with freestone dressings, hipped slate roofs concealed behind plain and embattled parapets. 2 storeys. West Elevation. Central, heavily moulded, 4-centred archway with portcullis groove. Large studded plank doors with strap hinges and wicket door. Flanking square buttresses (C18 - C19) with embattled tops and embattled parapet on moulded corbels between the buttresses. The right hand buttress partly obscures a single light window in a double chamfered surround. East Elevation. 2-light casement windows in double chamfered surrounds, to 3 stages. Buttresses with off-sets flank the archway. The archway has a 2 bay tierceron vault springing from clustered triple shafts and enriched capitals, bosses carved with foliage, arms, Tudor roses and heads. The north wall is pierced by 2 segmental headed openings. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument - Avon County No. 122.

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