Charlton Castle, Wrockwardine - Telford and Wrekin (UA)

A medieval moated site which is very overgrown and has several uprooted trees damaging the earthworks. There are some elements of standing masonry exposed. The site needs an assessment of condition and the development of an appropriate management regime.

Charlton Castle, Wrockwardine - Telford and Wrekin (UA)
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Moated site and a fishpond 160m and 280m south of The Farm, Charlton
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1019649
    Local Planning Authority:
    Telford and Wrekin (UA)
    Site Type:
    Domestic > Fortified house

Location

    Building Name:
    Charlton Castle
    Unitary Authority:
    Telford and Wrekin (UA)
    Parish:
    Wrockwardine
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    The Wrekin
    Region:
    West Midlands

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Private