WALL ADJOINING THE REMAINS OF ALBERBURY CASTLE TO SOUTH-EAST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1055244
Date first listed:
18-Mar-1986
Statutory Address:
WALL ADJOINING THE REMAINS OF ALBERBURY CASTLE TO SOUTH-EAST

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALL ADJOINING THE REMAINS OF ALBERBURY CASTLE TO SOUTH-EAST

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Alberbury with Cardeston
National Grid Reference:
SJ 35817 14367

Details

SJ 3514 ALBERBURY WITH ALBERBURY CARDESTON C.P. 12/18 Wall adjoining the - remains of Alberbury Castle to south-east

GV II

Wall. Probably mid-C19. Coursed Alberbury breccia with red sandstone dressings. Aligned approximately north-south, curving round to south-east; approximately 50 metres long and 2.5 metres high. Coping-stones of alternate heights. Probably C19 doorway to south with pointed chamfered arch and nail-studded boarded door. Pair of C20 boarded gates giving access to yard at north end. The wall adjoins the remains of Alberbury Castle (qv) at its north end and the English Lodge (qv) at its southern end. It forms a significant visual link between the English Lodge (qv), war memorial (qv), the remains of the Castle (qv), and the church (qv). Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3581714367

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
258923
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/09684/25
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr James Leach. Source Historic England Archive
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