Section of Wall with Railings and Piers to W of Abbey Grounds is listed on the National Heritage List for England with the following data. Some information may have become outdated since the date of listing. Text courtesy of Historic England. © Crown Copyright, reprinted under the Open Government License.
National Heritage List for England Facts
- List Entry ID
- SECTION OF WALL WITH RAILINGS AND PIERS TO WEST OF ABBEY GROUNDS
- SECTION OF WALL WITH RAILINGS AND PIERS TO WEST OF ABBEY GROUNDS, MAGDALENE STREET
- Grid Reference
- ST 49903 38752
National Heritage List for England Description
MAGDALENE STREET 1. 1133 (East Side) Section of wall with railings and piers to west of Abbey grounds ST 4938 7/164 II GV 2. To west of Abbot's Kitchen is a section of wall along street, divided by 3 piers with pointed tops. Probably late C19. The wall is approx 6 ft high, ashlar with coping. Central section is a low wall (approx 2 ft) surmounted by wrought-iron railings with spike motif. Double wrought-iron gates at south end with a further pier in front of Abbot's Leigh House. Wall to west of Abbey grounds, Abbot's Leigh House and the Abbot's kitchen form a group.
Listing NGR: ST4990338753