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Leez Priory Garden Wall

A Grade I Listed Building in Felsted, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8392 / 51°50'21"N

Longitude: 0.4666 / 0°27'59"E

OS Eastings: 570030

OS Northings: 218494

OS Grid: TL700184

Mapcode National: GBR PJ5.QSJ

Mapcode Global: VHJJP.11JF

Entry Name: Leez Priory Garden Wall

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Last Amended: 6 August 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322296

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122634

Location: Felsted, Uttlesford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Felsted

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Felsted Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


8/185 Leez Priory - Garden Wall
20.2.67 (formerly listed as Walls of
the kitchen garden)

G.V. I

Wall of 3 sides, south, west and north. probably contemporary with main
buildings on the site approx. 1537. Red brick built with dentil to moulded
coping. Generally approx. 8-10 ft. high but rising to 20 ft.+ at south face
where it incorporates the remains of a former building, with 2 eastern
extensions, the northern-most continuing south east, this section has pug holes
for floor joists and has a "knocked-out" opening to the west. South and West
faces have 8 buttresses each. There is a fine wrought iron entrance gate to
the South East extension and a smaller wrought iron garden gate in the west
face. The whole encloses an orchard, kitchen garden and fish pond and
terminates to the S.E. at the Entrance Gate and adjoining outbuilding and to
the N.E. at the Fisherman's Hut.

Listing NGR: TL7003018494

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

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