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House of Johannes de Molyns in Castle Baynard Ward, London

Also known as, or recorded in historical documents as;
mansum infra Wardam Castri Baynardi

In the civil parish of City Of London.
In the historic county of London and Middlesex.
Modern Authority of City and County of the City of London.
1974 county of Greater London.
Medieval County of City of London.

OS Map Grid Reference: TQ319808
Latitude 51.51161° Longitude -0.10009°

House of Johannes de Molyns in Castle Baynard Ward, London has been described as a probable Fortified Town House.

There are no visible remains.

Description

Licence to crenellate issued, in 1339, to Johannes de Molyns for 'mansum infra Wardam Castri Baynardi'.

A Royal licence to crenellate was granted in 1338 May 6 (Click on the date for details of this licence.).

Comments

Castle Baynard ward covers the area south of St Pauls but more precise location impossible but a waterfront property might be suggested on the bases that many other high status buildings had such a location.
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