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Wall Surrounding Former Bowling Green to Knighton Gorges

A Grade II Listed Building in Newchurch, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6797 / 50°40'46"N

Longitude: -1.1997 / 1°11'58"W

OS Eastings: 456640

OS Northings: 86978

OS Grid: SZ566869

Mapcode National: GBR 9D5.9HY

Mapcode Global: FRA 87C8.Y5H

Entry Name: Wall Surrounding Former Bowling Green to Knighton Gorges

Listing Date: 27 July 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310191

Location: Newchurch, Isle of Wight, PO36

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Newchurch

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Newchurch All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

1352-0/1/154 Wall surrounding former Bowling
27/07/88 Green to Knighton Gorges

Wall enclosing former bowling green. Probably C18. Roughly
rectangular wall which formerly enclosed a bowling green to
the mansion of Knighton Gorges, a C16. building which was
demolished in 1821. Stone rubble walls to west, north and east
rising to 6-8ft with some C18 brick quoins to north-east
corner. South section is of red brick and has an attached late
C18 or early C19 garden building with vaulted ceiling and
mullioned window in east side and door to west. This provided
a heated garden wall. Included for historical interest as a
garden building to a significant, though now demolished,
Island manor house.

Listing NGR: SZ5664086978

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