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Greestone Steps and Arch with Adjoining Close Wall to West

A Grade I Listed Building in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.2327 / 53°13'57"N

Longitude: -0.5342 / 0°32'3"W

OS Eastings: 497934

OS Northings: 371626

OS Grid: SK979716

Mapcode National: GBR FMQ.9RV

Mapcode Global: WHGJ5.R0SL

Entry Name: Greestone Steps and Arch with Adjoining Close Wall to West

Listing Date: 8 October 1953

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388552

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485997

Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2

County: Lincolnshire

District: Lincoln

Town: Lincoln

Electoral Ward/Division: Minster

Built-Up Area: Lincoln

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Lincoln St Peter-in-Eastgate with St Margaret in the close

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1941-1/9/122 (South side)
08/10/53 Greestone steps and arch, with
adjoining Close wall to west


Stepped pathway, archway and section of Close wall. Late C13,
C14, restored and archway renewed mid and late C20. Dressed
stone, brick and ashlar. Irregular stepped pathway approx. 80m
long. Chamfered archway with hoodmould, with restored C19 lamp
on bracket on north side. To right, late C20 brick retaining
wall. To left, C14 wall with gabled coping. Section of Close
wall with slab coping and intermediate buttresses extending
westwards approx. 200m.
(Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire:
London: 1989-: 490).

Listing NGR: SK9793471626

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