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Churchyard Walls to the Church of St John Sub Castro, Lewes

Description: Churchyard Walls to the Church of St John Sub Castro

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 292974

OS Grid Reference: TQ4145510425
OS Grid Coordinates: 541455, 110425
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8760, 0.0092

Location: St John's Hill, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 2QA

Locality: Lewes
Local Authority: Lewes District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN7 2QA

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Listing Text

9/3 & 10/3 (north side)

16.3.70 Churchyard walls to the
Church of St John sub Castro


Churchyards walls. C19. Flint with red brick bands and quoins. Two low
curving walls, circa 15 yards long, forming a forecourt to the church with
doubled low central gates and low pedestrian side gates. Battered wall around
the churchyard to the north for circa 70 yards and then turning east for circa
100 yards. Between 8-12 feet high. The churchyard walls carry round the
churchyard following the line of the former Town Walls, the churchyard west
and north limits forming the west and north limits of the walled town also.
The walls may contain some material from the former Town Walls.

Listing NGR: TQ4145510425

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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