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Wall Running North East from the Centre of the South West Side of the Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0262 / 52°1'34"N

Longitude: 0.2371 / 0°14'13"E

OS Eastings: 553576

OS Northings: 238784

OS Grid: TL535387

Mapcode National: GBR MBX.SWZ

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.2B5K

Entry Name: Wall Running North East from the Centre of the South West Side of the Gardens

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370399

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


SAFFRON WALDEN

TL5338 BRIDGE END GARDENS
669-1/1/359 Wall running NE from the centre of
01/11/72 the SW side of the gardens

GV II

Wall. Built 1797 and rebuilt in 1839 and 1840. Red brick.
Approx 3m high and 45m long with piers and buttresses. Flemish
bond merging with header bond in the upper courses. Section to
SW considerably rebuilt in plain style and restored including
a round arched opening with panelled jambs. In the centre the
wall sweeps up over a segmental arched opening having a Coade
stone keystone with a moulded female head inscribed on the
soffit `Coade, London 1794'. From this arch to the NE the wall
is most complete with roll moulded brick coping and piers with
stone caps, surmounting ball finials still in place each side
of archway.
(Bosworth J & Collins T: Uttlesford District Council: Bridge
End Gardens, Saffron Walden: Great Dunmow, Essex: 1983-).


Listing NGR: TL5357638784

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