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Launceston Town Walls

A Grade II* Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6374 / 50°38'14"N

Longitude: -4.3588 / 4°21'31"W

OS Eastings: 233295

OS Northings: 84623

OS Grid: SX332846

Mapcode National: GBR NL.927M

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.3PQ

Entry Name: Launceston Town Walls

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369986

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


SX32843384 DOCKACRE ROAD, Launceston
660-1/4/205 Launceston Town Walls


Includes: Launceston Town Walls ANGEL HILL Launceston.
Ruins of town walls. Probably C12. Local slatestone rubble.
Thick walls with parts surviving up to 8 feet high. Visible
remains extending from a point a little to the north east of
the Southgate (qv) to a point adjoining the walls of St
Dominick House (qv).

Listing NGR: SX3329584623

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