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Southern Boundary Wall to Royal Clarence Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosport, Hampshire

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Latitude: 50.7995 / 50°47'58"N

Longitude: -1.1255 / 1°7'31"W

OS Eastings: 461723

OS Northings: 100352

OS Grid: SU617003

Mapcode National: GBR VKK.DZ

Mapcode Global: FRA 86JZ.HB5

Entry Name: Southern Boundary Wall to Royal Clarence Yard

Listing Date: 1 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486981

Location: Gosport, Hampshire, PO12

County: Hampshire

District: Gosport

Town: Gosport

Electoral Ward/Division: Christchurch

Built-Up Area: Gosport

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Gosport Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


SU 6100 WEEVIL LANE
1137/5/10090 Royal Clarence Victualling Yard
01-MAR-01 (East side)
Southern Boundary Wall to Royal Claren
ce Yard

GV II

Southern boundary wall to Victualling Yard. Dated 1829, part of the developments under G L Taylor (Evans, p42). Red brick in English bond.

A run of straight wall of approx. 155m length, lying E/W and set approx. 5.2m to the S of and parallel with the outer wall of the S range of cooperage (qv). Wall rises approx. 2.7m, in 1 1/2 brick thickness, increased to 2 brick thickness in a series of broad buttresses on the N side; a brick-on-edge coping crowns the wall, with two courses of a single brick thickness, then a projecting string course capped by a canted tile course.

The wall was provided to enclose a new roadway, beyond the cooperage, for access by cattle being brought to the yard to the new slaughterhouse built at this same date.

(Evans, D: THE ROYAL CLARENCE YARD - Cooperage and Rum Store, Part 1; Hampshire County Council - 2000).

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Description


SU 6100 WEEVIL LANE
1137/5/10090 Royal Clarence Victualling Yard
01-MAR-01 (East side)
Southern Boundary Wall to Royal Claren
ce Yard

GV II

Southern boundary wall to Victualling Yard. Dated 1829, part of the developments under G L Taylor (Evans, p42). Red brick in English bond.

A run of straight wall of approx. 155m length, lying E/W and set approx. 5.2m to the S of and parallel with the outer wall of the S range of cooperage (qv). Wall rises approx. 2.7m, in 1 1/2 brick thickness, increased to 2 brick thickness in a series of broad buttresses on the N side; a brick-on-edge coping crowns the wall, with two courses of a single brick thickness, then a projecting string course capped by a canted tile course.

The wall was provided to enclose a new roadway, beyond the cooperage, for access by cattle being brought to the yard to the new slaughterhouse built at this same date.

(Evans, D: THE ROYAL CLARENCE YARD - Cooperage and Rum Store, Part 1; Hampshire County Council - 2000).

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