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Castle Wall Around Motte on West, North and East Sides, Durham

Description: Castle Wall Around Motte on West, North and East Sides

Grade: I
Date Listed: 6 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 110289

OS Grid Reference: NZ2731242413
OS Grid Coordinates: 427312, 542413
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7759, -1.5769

Location: 9 Silver Street, Durham DH1 4PW

Locality: Durham
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 4PW

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SW (South side)
14/237 Castle wall around
motte on west, north
6.5.52 and east sides
(formerly listed as
retaining wall)


Castle wall. Medieval with C17 upper part. Coursed squared sandstone and
brick. Wall enclosing motte has stone lower part with massive renewed
buttresses. Brick upper part has gabled or flat stone coping.

See also under Silver Street.

Listing NGR: NZ2731242413

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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