TOWN WALL WITH DURHAM TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1186222
Date first listed:
30-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
TOWN WALL WITH DURHAM TOWER, BATH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOWN WALL WITH DURHAM TOWER, BATH LANE

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

District:
Newcastle upon Tyne (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 24382 64126

Details

NZ 2464 SW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BATH LANE (east side)

19/88 Town Wall with Durham Tower. (Formerly listed as City Wall)

G.V. I

Town wall and tower. Late C13. Large sandstone blocks. High wall, part with walk and steeply-coped papapet; corbelled to turrets. Durham Tower: semi- circular external wall facing Bath Lane has thin stone lintel to entrance in north side; 2 slits on west and south; large corbels, some damaged, at top. Interior shows ribbed barrel vault. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NZ2438264126

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
304391
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 01 Jul 2000
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