List entry

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: NEWARKE WALL (ALONG NORTH WEST END OF GARDENS OF NEWARKE HOUSES MUSEUM)

List entry Number: 1361054

Location

NEWARKE WALL (ALONG NORTH WEST END OF GARDENS OF NEWARKE HOUSES MUSEUM), THE NEWARKE

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

County District District Type Parish
City of LeicesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 14-Mar-1975

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188750

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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

THE NEWARKE 1. 5304 (North Side) Newarke Wall (along North West End of Gardens of Newarke SK 5804 SW 2/299 Houses Museum) II* GV 2. Circa 1423. Formed boundary of St Nary-de-Castro and The Newarke. Coursed stone with ramp coping. Approximately fifteen feet high.

Skeffington House, the Iron Gates and Leicester High Cross in garden of Skeffington House, Chantry House and Newarke Wall together with all listed buildings in Castle Steet, Castle Yard and Castle View form a group.



Listing NGR: SK5833204154

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National Grid Reference: SK 58332 04154

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