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Wall Approximately 20 Metres North North West of St John's Commandery

A Grade II Listed Building in Swingfield, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1521 / 51°9'7"N

Longitude: 1.1903 / 1°11'25"E

OS Eastings: 623210

OS Northings: 144047

OS Grid: TR232440

Mapcode National: GBR W13.MRP

Mapcode Global: VHLH8.L94M

Entry Name: Wall Approximately 20 Metres North North West of St John's Commandery

Listing Date: 17 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1242405

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441753

Location: Swingfield, Shepway, Kent, CT15

County: Kent

District: Shepway

Civil Parish: Swingfield

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text


TR 24 SW SWINGFIELD -

5/190 Wall approximately
20 metres north-
north-west of St.
John's Commandery

GV II

Wall. C16 or earlier. Flint. Approximately 30 metres long. Probably
the "stone" wall forming one side of the (non-extant) three "houses of
offices" and "a stable" next to "the great gate", recorded in 1529.
(L.R.A. Grove and S.E. Rigold, "The View and State of the Commandery of
Swingfield, 1529", in F. Hall (ed.), A Kentish Miscellany, 1979, pages
113 and 121).


Listing NGR: TR2322844015

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