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List entry Summary

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

Name: SOUTHAMPTON CASTLE WALL RUNNING FROM FOREST VIEW TO CASTLE LANE

List entry Number: 1178677

Location

SOUTHAMPTON CASTLE WALL RUNNING FROM FOREST VIEW TO CASTLE LANE, CASTLE LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
City of SouthamptonUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 135785

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. CASTLE LANE 5239 Southampton Castle wall running from Forest View to Castle Lane SU 4111 3/92 14.7.53

II*

2. Late C14 remains of the drum towers flanking the principal gateway to Southampton's Mediaeval Castle. These twin drum towers were added to the defensive bailey wall of the Royal Castle. Stone rubble walls to a height of nearly 20 ft with several arches, some now blocked. Scheduled as an ancient monument.

Listing NGR: SU4192811458

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National Grid Reference: SU 41908 11513

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