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GRESHAM CASTLE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GRESHAM CASTLE

List entry Number: 1049530

Location

GRESHAM CASTLE, CHEQUERS STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Gresham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Oct-1960

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 223268

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TG 13 NE 5/29 4.10.60

GRESHAM CHEQUERS STREET Gresham Castle

II

Castle, now ruinous. Medieval; licence to fortify granted in 1319. Flint. Plan, square with corner turrets. Moated site. Walls now 1m - 3m high. Circa 40 metres square with corner turrets c10m diameter, these at north east, north west and south west visible. Inside the walls now overgrown, the wall now a retaining wall for earth inside. Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: TG1664438081

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National Grid Reference: TG1664438081

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