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Latitude: 54.7732 / 54°46'23"N
Longitude: -1.5777 / 1°34'39"W
OS Eastings: 427261
OS Northings: 542111
OS Grid: NZ272421
Mapcode National: GBR KFF7.6Q
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.Q9W4
Entry Name: Walls Attached to Numbers 12 to 15
Listing Date: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1120695
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110140
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE THE COLLEGE
NZ 2742 SW (west end, off)
14/354 Walls attached to
Castle walls. C12, possibly incorporating earlier fabric. High wall with flat
wide buttresses and round-arched opening of Lying House (q.v. in The Colleg),
and slit openings of 'soldiers' walk' - an intra-mural passage allowing separate
access along wall without entering Priory garden. Also incorporates the only
visible remains of the Priory infirmary, now demolished above ground level
except for a wall incorporated in the stables north of the Lying House. Similarly-
buttressed high stretch of wall extends northwards from west range of the castle.
Listing NGR: NZ2725442112
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