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Walls Enclosing Jewish Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7505 / 52°45'1"N

Longitude: 0.399 / 0°23'56"E

OS Eastings: 562015

OS Northings: 319686

OS Grid: TF620196

Mapcode National: GBR N3Q.KPR

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.3487

Entry Name: Walls Enclosing Jewish Cemetery

Listing Date: 26 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384329

Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30

County: Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: King's Lynn

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text


610-1/10/252 (South side)
Walls enclosing Jewish Cemetery


Rectangular brick compound. C16 with later repairs. In use as
a Jewish Cemetery 1811-1846. English bond brickwork. East and
north sides are C16, the former with carstone lower courses.
Sloping bricks as coping. Later walls have either corbelled
brick coping or soldier courses. Entrance gate in centre of
north wall. Timber plank door with an iron grille lunette
under a semi-circular arch. The area enclosed by these walls
contains 17 whole or broken headstones with Hebrew script.

Listing NGR: TF6201519686

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

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