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Gresham Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Gresham, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.8965 / 52°53'47"N

Longitude: 1.2194 / 1°13'9"E

OS Eastings: 616644

OS Northings: 338081

OS Grid: TG166380

Mapcode National: GBR VC1.H3C

Mapcode Global: WHLR3.PGWB

Entry Name: Gresham Castle

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 223268

Location: Gresham, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR11

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Gresham

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Gresham

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

TG 13 NE

Gresham Castle


Castle, now ruinous. Medieval; licence to fortify granted in 1319. Flint.
Plan, square with corner turrets. Moated site. Walls now 1m - 3m high. Circa
40 metres square with corner turrets c10m diameter, these at north east, north
west and south west visible. Inside the walls now overgrown, the wall now
a retaining wall for earth inside. Scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: TG1664438081

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

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