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PARK WALL

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: PARK WALL

List entry Number: 1108773

Location

PARK WALL, GOLD HILL

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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Shaftesbury

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 20-Jun-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 102016

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 1615 GOLD HILL (West Side) Park Wall ST 8622 2/39 20.6.52. I 2. Bounding Gold Hill on its West side. Originally the boundary wall to the Abbey precincts at their South East corner. It is built on an outcrop of rock and forms a retaining wall to the steep open strip known as "Park". It is of stone ashlar with large buttresses of various dates, some battered, some with offsets. Near its lower end is a blocked opening with segmental head. [See RCHM]. Scheduled AM.

Listing NGR: ST8622422826

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National Grid Reference: ST 86262 22881

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