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Churchyard Walls to the Church of St John Sub Castro

A Grade II Listed Building in Lewes, East Sussex

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Latitude: 50.876 / 50°52'33"N

Longitude: 0.0092 / 0°0'33"E

OS Eastings: 541455

OS Northings: 110425

OS Grid: TQ414104

Mapcode National: GBR KPW.WPX

Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.FDB

Entry Name: Churchyard Walls to the Church of St John Sub Castro

Listing Date: 16 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1353006

English Heritage Legacy ID: 292974

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: St John sub-Castro, Lewes

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

9/3 & 10/3 (north side)

16.3.70 Churchyard walls to the
Church of St John sub Castro


Churchyards walls. C19. Flint with red brick bands and quoins. Two low
curving walls, circa 15 yards long, forming a forecourt to the church with
doubled low central gates and low pedestrian side gates. Battered wall around
the churchyard to the north for circa 70 yards and then turning east for circa
100 yards. Between 8-12 feet high. The churchyard walls carry round the
churchyard following the line of the former Town Walls, the churchyard west
and north limits forming the west and north limits of the walled town also.
The walls may contain some material from the former Town Walls.

Listing NGR: TQ4145510425

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