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Boundary Wall from Number 88 Watling Street (The Chantry House) to Amen Corner

A Grade II Listed Building in Towcester, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1322 / 52°7'55"N

Longitude: -0.988 / 0°59'16"W

OS Eastings: 469370

OS Northings: 248693

OS Grid: SP693486

Mapcode National: GBR 9W5.91N

Mapcode Global: VHDSH.TNKT

Entry Name: Boundary Wall from Number 88 Watling Street (The Chantry House) to Amen Corner

Listing Date: 19 August 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235148

Location: Towcester, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Towcester

Built-Up Area: Towcester

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Towcester St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP6948 (North side)
13/125 Boundary wall from No.88
19/08/76 Watling Street (The Chantry
House) to Amen Corner


Wall. Late medieval in origin but much rebuilt at various times since. Coursed
limestone and ironstone rubble with ridged ironstone coping. Approximately 2
metres high and 50 metres long. Runs from rear left corner of Chantry House
(q.v.) along Church Lane to Amen Corner. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP6937048693

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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