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

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.8713 / 50°52'16"N

Longitude: 0.0069 / 0°0'24"E

OS Eastings: 541305

OS Northings: 109892

OS Grid: TQ413098

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.8K1

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.SL7

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

Listing Date: 16 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1043797

English Heritage Legacy ID: 293264

Location: Lewes, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

Civil Parish: Lewes

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex

Church of England Parish: Lewes St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

TQ 4109 NW LEWES KEERE STREET
14/282 (east side)

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

GV II

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

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