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Wall Surrounding Former Bowling Green to Knighton Gorges, Newchurch

Description: Wall Surrounding Former Bowling Green to Knighton Gorges

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 310191

OS Grid Reference: SZ5664286978
OS Grid Coordinates: 456642, 86978
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6797, -1.1997

Location: Knighton Shute, Newchurch, Isle of Wight PO36 0NT

Locality: Newchurch
County: Isle of Wight
Country: England
Postcode: PO36 0NT

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Listing Text

1352-0/1/154 Wall surrounding former Bowling
27/07/88 Green to Knighton Gorges

Wall enclosing former bowling green. Probably C18. Roughly
rectangular wall which formerly enclosed a bowling green to
the mansion of Knighton Gorges, a C16. building which was
demolished in 1821. Stone rubble walls to west, north and east
rising to 6-8ft with some C18 brick quoins to north-east
corner. South section is of red brick and has an attached late
C18 or early C19 garden building with vaulted ceiling and
mullioned window in east side and door to west. This provided
a heated garden wall. Included for historical interest as a
garden building to a significant, though now demolished,
Island manor house.

Listing NGR: SZ5664286978

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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