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

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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

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)

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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