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Terrace Wall South of Bow Lane and East of Kinsgate

A Grade I Listed Building in Durham, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.7734 / 54°46'24"N

Longitude: -1.5735 / 1°34'24"W

OS Eastings: 427533

OS Northings: 542135

OS Grid: NZ275421

Mapcode National: GBR KFG7.4N

Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S8WZ

Entry Name: Terrace Wall South of Bow Lane and East of Kinsgate

Listing Date: 6 May 1952

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 110084

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

Church of England Parish: Durham St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 2742 SE (South side)

15/36 Terrace wall south
6/5/52 of Bow Lane and
east of Kingsgate


Wall, possibly part of Kingsgate postern of Castle defences, with parapet
added. Coursed squared sandstone; brick parapet with ashlar dressings.
Stone retaining wall, with chamfered set-back; scalloped brick parapet
with flat stone coping.

Listing NGR: NZ2753342135

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