City walls: section extending 130 feet (40 metres) from the back of No. 27 New Street to Windsor Row - Worcester

Single section of the medieval city walls. A variety of repair and maintenance has taken place along the city walls in the past. A conservation management plan for the medieval defences has also been completed. Sections of the wall have been repaired with Historic England grant aid. The section which remains at risk is affected by damaging plant growth, it extends 40 metres from the back of number 27 New Street to Windsor Row.

City walls: section extending 130 feet (40 metres) from the back of No. 27 New Street to Windsor Row - Worcester
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: City walls: section extending 130ft (40m) from the back of No 27 New Street to Windsor Row
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1005282
  • Local Planning Authority: Worcester
  • Site Type: Defence > Town defences

Location

  • Building Name: City walls: section extending 130 feet (40 metres) from the back of No. 27 New Street to Windsor Row
  • County: Worcestershire
  • District / Borough: Worcester
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Worcester
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Mixed, multiple owners
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument, CA

Contact Details

Aimee Henderson 0121 625 6854

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England