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The Garden Wall, New Gardens

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitby, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.481 / 54°28'51"N

Longitude: -0.5989 / 0°35'56"W

OS Eastings: 490873

OS Northings: 510418

OS Grid: NZ908104

Mapcode National: GBR SJ8M.4G

Mapcode Global: WHG9Y.RMZN

Plus Code: 9C6XFCJ2+9C

Entry Name: The Garden Wall, New Gardens

Listing Date: 23 February 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204558

English Heritage Legacy ID: 326804

Location: Whitby, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO22

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Whitby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Whitby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: York

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The Garden Wall,
New Gardens
NZ 9010 9/20 23.2.54.


Stone and brick garden wall bearing tablet inscribed:- "I, Sir Hugh Cholmely,
Kt and Bart, and Elizabeth my dear wife (daughter to Sir Wm Twisden of Great
Peckham in ye County of Kent Kt and Bart) built this wall and planted this
orchard Anno Domini 1652". Then follows a shield of arms of Cholmley impaling
Twisden and "Our handy work like to the fruitful tree; 0 Lord let it not
blasted be ".

Listing NGR: NZ9087310418

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