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Fortification Wall Adjoining Holt Castle at South-West Corner

A Grade II Listed Building in Holt, Worcestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2608 / 52°15'38"N

Longitude: -2.2501 / 2°15'0"W

OS Eastings: 383029

OS Northings: 262539

OS Grid: SO830625

Mapcode National: GBR 1FB.7YV

Mapcode Global: VH92D.YFBR

Entry Name: Fortification Wall Adjoining Holt Castle at South-West Corner

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1301930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 151759

Location: Holt, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire, WR6

County: Worcestershire

District: Malvern Hills

Civil Parish: Holt

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Holt

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 86 SW HOLT CP

2/89 Fortification wall adjoining
Holt Castle at south-west
corner

GV II

Fortification wall. C15. Coursed sandstone rubble. Approx 3 feet thick and
32 yards long running westwards at right angles to Castle (qv). Part of it is
battlemented, merlons have ridged capping, and a wall-walk a few feet below
crenellation height on its northern elevation. At its western end is a doorway
leading from the forecourt to the garden; it has a two-centred doorhead and
wrought iron gate.


Listing NGR: SO8302962538

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