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WALL ADJOINING THE REMAINS OF ALBERBURY CASTLE TO SOUTH-EAST

List Entry Summary

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

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

List entry Number: 1055244

Location

WALL ADJOINING THE REMAINS OF ALBERBURY CASTLE TO SOUTH-EAST

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Mar-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 258923

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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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

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National Grid Reference: SJ 35817 14367

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