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Remains of the Town Walls Behind Nos 11-16 (Inclusive), Lewes

Description: Remains of the Town Walls Behind Nos 11-16 (Inclusive)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 March 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 293264

OS Grid Reference: TQ4130509892
OS Grid Coordinates: 541305, 109892
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8713, 0.0069

Location: Keere Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1TY

Locality: Lewes
Local Authority: Lewes District Council
County: East Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: BN7 1TY

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Listing Text

14/282 (east side)

16.3.70 Remains of the Town Walls
behind Nos 11-16, (incl.).


Remains of town walls. Foundations possibly of pre-Conquest date, with
C13 & C14 town walls above. These in turn in part surmounted by C18 &
C19 garden walls. Rubble stone with flint facing and lacing courses of
red brick, the portions above ground to the south heavily rebuilt.
The walls carry on along the north side of Southover Road, (q.v.).
On the south-west corner of the walls rests the Gazebo in the garden of
Nos 15 & 16, (The Caprons).

Listing NGR: TQ4130509892

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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