Description: Outer Curtain Wall and Gatehouse at Farnham Castle
Date Listed: 26 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 290831
OS Grid Reference: SU8366447340
OS Grid Coordinates: 483664, 147340
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2191, -0.8034
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1099 CASTLE HILL
0uter Curtain Wall and
gatehouse at Farnham Castle
SU 8347 SE 1/1A 26.4.50.
A ditch and bank enclose the Castle and on this the present curtain wall stands.
Large ditch remains to the north and east. Curtain wall of chalk; probably
late Cl2 to early Cl3. Square mural towers project outwards from the north
face, originally with arrow slits in the upper part. Gatehouse in south-west
part of curtain wall: Cl3 probably; rendered; C19 additions. 2 rectangular
towers with semi-octagonal projections on either side.
Listing NGR: SU8366347340
Source: English Heritage
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