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Newarke Wall (Along North West End of Gardens of Newarke Houses Museum)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.632 / 52°37'55"N

Longitude: -1.1396 / 1°8'22"W

OS Eastings: 458332

OS Northings: 304155

OS Grid: SK583041

Mapcode National: GBR FFL.DC

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.G3LK

Entry Name: Newarke Wall (Along North West End of Gardens of Newarke Houses Museum)

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188750

Location: Leicester, LE2

County: City of Leicester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester St Mary de Castro

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

THE NEWARKE
1.
5304
(North Side)
Newarke Wall
(along North West End
of Gardens of Newarke
SK 5804 SW 2/299 Houses Museum)
II* GV
2.
Circa 1423. Formed boundary of St Nary-de-Castro and The Newarke. Coursed
stone with ramp coping. Approximately fifteen feet high.

Skeffington House, the Iron Gates and Leicester High Cross in garden of
Skeffington House, Chantry House and Newarke Wall together with all listed
buildings in Castle Steet, Castle Yard and Castle View form a group.


Listing NGR: SK5833204154

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