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Leez Priory Garden Wall, Felsted

Description: Leez Priory Garden Wall

Grade: I
Date Listed: 20 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 122634

OS Grid Reference: TL7003018494
OS Grid Coordinates: 570030, 218494
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8392, 0.4666

Location: Causeway, Felsted, Essex CM3 1JP

Locality: Felsted
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 1JP

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Listing Text


8/185 Leez Priory - Garden Wall
20.2.67 (formerly listed as Walls of
the kitchen garden)

G.V. I

Wall of 3 sides, south, west and north. probably contemporary with main
buildings on the site approx. 1537. Red brick built with dentil to moulded
coping. Generally approx. 8-10 ft. high but rising to 20 ft.+ at south face
where it incorporates the remains of a former building, with 2 eastern
extensions, the northern-most continuing south east, this section has pug holes
for floor joists and has a "knocked-out" opening to the west. South and West
faces have 8 buttresses each. There is a fine wrought iron entrance gate to
the South East extension and a smaller wrought iron garden gate in the west
face. The whole encloses an orchard, kitchen garden and fish pond and
terminates to the S.E. at the Entrance Gate and adjoining outbuilding and to
the N.E. at the Fisherman's Hut.

Listing NGR: TL7003018494

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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