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Castle Garden Walls South of Forecourt of Witton Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Evenwood and Barony, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.6682 / 54°40'5"N

Longitude: -1.7632 / 1°45'47"W

OS Eastings: 415370

OS Northings: 530377

OS Grid: NZ153303

Mapcode National: GBR JG4G.2B

Mapcode Global: WHC50.WXKM

Entry Name: Castle Garden Walls South of Forecourt of Witton Castle

Listing Date: 30 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121795

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111395

Location: Evenwood and Barony, County Durham, DL14

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Evenwood and Barony

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Witton-le-Wear

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NY 13 SE
(South side)
2/30 (inset) Castle garden
walls south of
forecourt of
Witton Castle


Garden walls. Probably late C17. Coursed sandstone rubble with brick inner
leaf and flat stone coping; brick dressings. Square enclosure with short north
wall attached to west corner of forecourt wall, which forms the north side of
the garden. Blocked Tudor-arched doors at south end of west and east walls
have surrounds of 2 courses of headers and lugged brick jambs. Low blocked
flue exits on south wall suggest heated wall - outer face obscured by C20

Listing NGR: NZ1537030377

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

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