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St Osyth's Priory Precinct Wall Running East of Gatehouse Turning North East and Flanking Colchester, St Osyth

Description: St Osyth's Priory Precinct Wall Running East of Gatehouse Turning North East and Flanking Colchester

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 120040

OS Grid Reference: TM1218015622
OS Grid Coordinates: 612180, 215622
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7990, 1.0758

Location: The Bury, St Osyth, Essex CO16 8NY

Locality: St Osyth
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO16 8NY

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Listing Text

TM 1215
15/206 St. Osyth's Priory.
Precinct wall running
east of Gatehouse,
turning north east and
flanking Colchester Road


Precinct wall. C14/C15, C16 and later. South eastern angle of stone and flint.
Eastern return to Colchester Road of stone and flint continuing in red brick to
north and terminating at track opposite No. 28 Colchester Road. The southern
face attached to eastern range of Gatehouse and running east to Colchester Road.
The south eastern angle buttressed and with stone coping, moulded band and stone
and flint panels. There is a large moulded stone round headed archway with
raised parapet (now blocked) and a smaller stone doorway to east with a 3
centred head and square label, C20 boarded door. The south eastern return to
Colchester Road similar whilst the northern stretch of wall is of red brick with
brick capping. Scheduled Ancient Monument

Listing NGR: TM1218015622

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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