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Latitude: 51.2191 / 51°13'8"N
Longitude: -0.8034 / 0°48'12"W
OS Eastings: 483664
OS Northings: 147340
OS Grid: SU836473
Mapcode National: GBR DB3.FPG
Mapcode Global: VHDY2.1M38
Entry Name: Outer Curtain Wall and Gatehouse at Farnham Castle
Listing Date: 26 April 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1242110
English Heritage Legacy ID: 290831
Location: Farnham, Waverley, Surrey, GU9
Civil Parish: Farnham
Built-Up Area: Farnham
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Farnham
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
SU 8347 SE 1/1A
Outer Curtain Wall and
gatehouse at Farnham Castle
A ditch and bank enclose the Castle and on this the present curtain wall stands.
Large ditch remains to the north and east. Curtain wall of chalk; probably
late C12 to early C13. Square mural towers project outwards from the north
face, originally with arrow slits in the upper part. Gatehouse in south-west
part of curtain wall: C13 probably; rendered; C19 additions. 2 rectangular
towers with semi-octagonal projections on either side.
Listing NGR: SU8366347340
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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