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The Garden Wall New Garden, Whitby

Description: The Garden Wall New Garden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 326804

OS Grid Reference: NZ9080810387
OS Grid Coordinates: 490808, 510387
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4807, -0.6000

Location: Westerdale, North Yorkshire YO22 4JP

Locality: Whitby
Local Authority: Scarborough Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO22 4JP

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Listing Text


The Garden Wall,
New Gardens
NZ 9010 9/20 23.2.54.


Stone and brick garden wall bearing tablet inscribed:- "I, Sir Hugh Cholmely,
Kt and Bart, and Elizabeth my dear wife (daughter to Sir Wm Twisden of Great
Peckham in ye County of Kent Kt and Bart) built this wall and planted this
orchard Anno Domini 1652". Then follows a shield of arms of Cholmley impaling
Twisden and "Our handy work like to the fruitful tree; 0 Lord let it not
blasted be ".

Listing NGR: NZ9080810387

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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