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The Bell Tower, Evesham

Description: The Bell Tower

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 147476

OS Grid Reference: SP0375043662
OS Grid Coordinates: 403750, 243662
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0913, -1.9467

Location: Bridge Street, Evesham, Worcestershire WR11 4RW

Locality: Evesham
Local Authority: Wychavon District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR11 4RW

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There is also a scheduled monument, Evesham Abbey (remains of), at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)

The Bell Tower
SP 0343 NE 1/4 7.5.52.
Early C16. Built by Abbot Lichfield. Rises in 3 stages to 110 ft. Pierced by
an archway with unfinished vaulting and is surmounted by openwork battlements,
and pinnacles. Fine and very late example of Perpendicular style.

Church of All Saints, Church of St Lawrence, The Bell Tower, Abbot Reginald's Wall
and the Porter's Lodge, Remains of west wall of North Transept of Abbey, Archway
to south of the Remains of west wall of the North Transept of Abbey, Abbot Reginald's
Gateway and The Old Vicarage, the Public Library, Nos 6 and 6A, Nos 7 and 8 and
Walker Hall, Market Place form a group with Nos 53 and 54 incorporating Remains
of Abbey Gate; Gate and railings of No 53, Remains of Abbey Stables, The Almonry
and The Stocks, Merstow Green together with Nos 1 and 3 and Remains of south wall
of Abbey Precinct, Little Abbey Lane.

Listing NGR: SP0375043662

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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