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Walls Surrounding Garden of Number 3 and 3a and Known As the Vintry

A Grade II Listed Building in St Albans, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.7506 / 51°45'2"N

Longitude: -0.3409 / 0°20'27"W

OS Eastings: 514626

OS Northings: 207071

OS Grid: TL146070

Mapcode National: GBR H89.BLP

Mapcode Global: VHGPQ.18M9

Entry Name: Walls Surrounding Garden of Number 3 and 3a and Known As the Vintry

Listing Date: 27 August 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 163313

Location: St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL3

County: Hertfordshire

District: St. Albans

Town: St. Albans

Electoral Ward/Division: Verulam

Built-Up Area: St Albans

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Abbey Parish of St Albans

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1. (South Side)
Walls surrounding garden
of No 3 and 3A and known
as The Vintry
TL 1407 SE 9/93A


These front on Waxhouse Gate, the north-east end of the Abbey and
Sumpter Yard; and north extension towards Waxhouse Gate. C18 brick
walls with roll moulded coping, ramped up at intervals to follow the
slope of the hill; and. varying in height from about 8 to 13 ft, on the
outside. In Waxhouse Gate the lower part of the wall is of flint and
may be late mediaeval. Flat brick buttresses support the walls of
this side and there is a brick plinth. Round arched opening to
Waxhouse Gate. Recess with 4-centred head on inside at north-west corner.

Listing NGR: TL1462607071

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

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