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NPRN 20702

Map Reference SO30SE

Grid Reference SO37840079

Unitary (Local) Authority Monmouthshire

Old County Monmouthshire

Community Usk

Type of Site GATEHOUSE

Broad Class DEFENCE

Period Post Medieval, Medieval

Site Description Gatehouse to Usk Priory (Benedictine Nuns: see Nprn20700), founded in about 1135, dissolved 1536: the gate passage has round-headed arches and a side door, whilst the upper two stories have mullioned windows and pointed gables, apparently early 16th century.

(source Os495card; SO30SE32.4)

J.Wiles 03.02.05

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