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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: CURTAIN WALL TO EAST OF INNER BAILEY

List entry Number: 1271821

Location

CURTAIN WALL TO EAST OF INNER BAILEY, INNER BAILEY

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityChester Castle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Jun-1967

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 452996

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

SJ 4065 NW CHESTER CASTLE INNER BAILEY

4/613 Curtain wall to east of Inner Bailey 1.6.67

GV II

Curtain wall. Late C18. Bunter sandstone ashlar. East front: battered wall with large- scale keel moulding below battlemented parapet which has moulded offset coping. Buttresses with offsets irregularly placed. Army storage buildings adjoin at lower level Rear: raised walkway with stone-flagged surface above brick walling. South-south- eastern curtain wall adjoins to left.

Source: Frank Simpson - "Chester Castle AD 907-1925". Journal of the Architectural, Archaeological and Historic Society, Chester and North Wales. New Series Vol. XXVI, Part II

Listing NGR: SJ4042865717

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Journal of the Architectural Archaeological and Historic Society Chester and NWA' in The Architectural Archaeological and Historic Society , , Vol. 26, ()

National Grid Reference: SJ 40482 65711

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