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Wall to Walden Castle Bounding Church Street and Castle Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0252 / 52°1'30"N

Longitude: 0.2426 / 0°14'33"E

OS Eastings: 553959

OS Northings: 238687

OS Grid: TL539386

Mapcode National: GBR MBX.VJQ

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.5C39

Plus Code: 9F4226GV+32

Entry Name: Wall to Walden Castle Bounding Church Street and Castle Hill

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Last Amended: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370500

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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669-1/1/118 Wall to Walden Castle bounding
01/11/72 Church Street and Castle Hill
(Formerly Listed as:
Wall to Walden Castle)


Boundary wall. Early C19. Approx 2m high, of flint, panelled
between red brick piers, mainly flush. Section to Castle Hill
approx 51m long is internally all of red brick, mixed bond,
mainly headers with fragments of moulded round bricks
interspersed. Half round red brick coping over whole length.
SE corner, site of old gateway has rudimentary flint
infilling. Adjacent curved section rebuilt in red brick, faced
in flint to street. 2 original gateways, at extremities,
square brick piers, stone caps. Church Street section, 74m
long. Gateway to Church Street inset with linking low quadrant
walls. Original spear-topped railings on quadrants, C20
gate-leaves in similar style hang on inner wooden posts. Wall
to E, now internally buttressed with 4 C20 heavy quadrant

Listing NGR: TL5395938687

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