TOWER AND SECTIONS OF CLOSE WALL BORDERING GROUNDS OF NUMBER 5 POTTERGATE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1388831

Date first listed: 08-Oct-1953

Date of most recent amendment: 20-Dec-1999

Statutory Address: TOWER AND SECTIONS OF CLOSE WALL BORDERING GROUNDS OF NUMBER 5 POTTERGATE, WINNOWSTY LANE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TOWER AND SECTIONS OF CLOSE WALL BORDERING GROUNDS OF NUMBER 5 POTTERGATE, WINNOWSTY LANE

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 98075 71830

Summary

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History

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Details

LINCOLN

SK9871NW WINNOWSTY LANE 1941-1/10/401 (South West side) 08/10/53 Tower and sections of Close wall bordering grounds of No.5 Pottergate (Formerly Listed as: MINSTER YARD (East side) Close wall tower and section of adjoining wall to south and west)

GV I

Tower and adjoining sections of the Close wall. 1285-1327. Coursed squared stone and ashlar, with a gabled tile coping to the west section. Multangular tower, approx. 5.5m high, with a crenellated parapet and a crosslet in each side. To south-east, a wall approx. 15m long, with a crenellated parapet and one crosslet. To west, a wall approx. 25m long with, to left, a board door under a stone lintel. Timber samples from the tower have an estimated felling date range from 1249 to 1284. Scheduled Ancient Monument, County No.114. (Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire: London: 1989-: 484; Report and overall assessment of listable quality: Hewlings R: Secular properties..... in Lincoln Minster Close: London: 1987-; Nottingham University Tree-Ring Dating Laboratory: Initial Report: 02/03/90).





Listing NGR: SK9807571830

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 486292

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hewlings, R, Secular properties in Lincoln Minster Close, (1987)
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 484
Other
Nottingham University Tree Ring Dating Laboratory: Initial Report 02/03/90, (1990)

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