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Newarke Wall (Along North West End of Gardens of Newarke Houses Museum), Leicester

Description: Newarke Wall (Along North West End of Gardens of Newarke Houses Museum)

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 188750

OS Grid Reference: SK5833204154
OS Grid Coordinates: 458332, 304154
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6320, -1.1396

Location: The Newarke, Leicester LE2 7BY

Locality: Leicester
County: Leicester
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 7BY

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Newarke Wall
(along North West End
of Gardens of Newarke
SK 5804 SW 2/299 Houses Museum)
Circa 1423. Formed boundary of St Nary-de-Castro and The Newarke. Coursed
stone with ramp coping. Approximately fifteen feet high.

Skeffington House, the Iron Gates and Leicester High Cross in garden of
Skeffington House, Chantry House and Newarke Wall together with all listed
buildings in Castle Steet, Castle Yard and Castle View form a group.

Listing NGR: SK5833204154

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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