COLONIA WALL AND LOWER WEST GATE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1388731
Date first listed:
08-Jul-1991
Statutory Address:
COLONIA WALL AND LOWER WEST GATE, ORCHARD STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
COLONIA WALL AND LOWER WEST GATE, ORCHARD STREET

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

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
Lincoln (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 97332 71449

Details

LINCOLN

SK9771SW ORCHARD STREET 1941-1/11/455 (East side) 08/07/91 Colonia wall and lower west gate

I

Section of Colonia wall, C1, and remains of the west gate, C3, incorporating carved stone from a C1 building. Excavated and restored, 1978. Coursed rubble and dressed stone. Remains of 2 square towers flanking the gateway, that to north with a plinth of reused stone, part of it replaced by a resin casting. The original stone is displayed in the foyer of the City Hall. Remains of the wall extend to north approx. 30m, and to south approx. 20m, up to 2m high. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County No.187. (Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire: London: 1989-: 441).



Listing NGR: SK9733271449

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
486192
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 441

Legal

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

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Date: 16 Apr 2005
Reference: IOE01/13388/15
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