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Boundary Walls to Friends Burial Ground walls Bounding the Friends Burial Ground

A Grade II Listed Building in Micklegate, York

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Latitude: 53.9548 / 53°57'17"N

Longitude: -1.0845 / 1°5'4"W

OS Eastings: 460174

OS Northings: 451351

OS Grid: SE601513

Mapcode National: GBR NQWQ.02

Mapcode Global: WHFC3.9VTL

Entry Name: Boundary Walls to Friends Burial Ground walls Bounding the Friends Burial Ground

Listing Date: 14 March 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257905

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463300

Location: York, YO1

County: York

Electoral Ward/Division: Micklegate

Built-Up Area: York

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: York St Mary, Bishophill Junior

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


1112-1/21/277 (North East side)
Boundary walls to Friends' Burial


Includes: Walls bounding the Friends' Burial Ground CARR LANE
Walls bounding the Friends' Burial Ground to north-west,
north-east, south-east and south-west, interrupted to
south-west by Tuke House. Wall to north west forms southern
side of Carr Lane. C18 and C19, probably incorporating
sections of C17 wall; part on Carr Lane side medieval or
earlier. Early parts of rubble stone; later parts of
orange-red and variegated red brick, some in English
garden-wall bond, some random bond; brick and stone copings.
Access from Cromwell Road through board double doors in
segment-arched gateway. Walls vary in height, from 1.75 metres
approximately to 2.75 and 3.0 metres approximately, ramped-up
in places and raked along Carr Lane. Earlier walls have dwarf
pilaster buttresses on inner side and flat or sloped copings
of brick; C19 wall has chamfered stone coping.
(Pace GG: Bishophill: York: York: 1974-: 7).

Listing NGR: SE6017451351

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