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Town wall, section on West Walls

Town wall, section on West Walls, Carlisle, Cumbria CA3 8UB View on map

420 metre long wall which made up part of the city's defence and boundary wall. Built mainly from sandstone with a mixture of building methods from faced ashlar to random rubble.

Contact

  • Grant Recipient: Carlisle City Council
  • Contact for access: Mr Chris Reid
  • 01228 817245

Opening Arrangements

The walls are accessible at any time.

Directions

Adjacent to West Walls Road located in central Carlisle. Footpath access fully available. Rail: Carlisle (400 metres)

Parking Spaces

300

Car park adjacent.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: Yes
  • Assistance dogs: Yes