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


  • 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