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Remains of Inner Gatehouse and Walls to East and West

A Grade I Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.873 / 50°52'22"N

Longitude: 0.0084 / 0°0'30"E

OS Eastings: 541406

OS Northings: 110084

OS Grid: TQ414100

Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.2YL

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.M2Q

Entry Name: Remains of Inner Gatehouse and Walls to East and West

Listing Date: 16 March 1970

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292993

Location: Lewes, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7

County: East Sussex

District: Lewes

Civil Parish: Lewes

Built-Up Area: 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 4110 SW LEWES CASTLE GATE
9/24
Remains of Inner Gatehouse
and walls to east and west
16.3.70

GV I

Gatehouse and walls. C12. Flint with stone dressings. Central arch
with a slightly larger arch opening to north. The wall continues at
heights varying between 10 & 15 feet for 8 yards to the north-east of
this arch. A further stretch of wall, built against both sides at later
dates, continues from the eastern side of the arch for-about 5 yards,
dropping from a height of about 20 feet to the ground. Stretches also
leading west and south from west side of arch, the former circa 30 yards
long, the lather 5 yards, both circa 15 feet high from floor of former
moat.


Listing NGR: TQ4140610084

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