WALLS OF THE RUINED FORTALICE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1197566
Date first listed:
11-Dec-1969
Date of most recent amendment:
23-Feb-1994
Statutory Address:
WALLS OF THE RUINED FORTALICE

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALLS OF THE RUINED FORTALICE

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

County:
Devon
District:
South Hams (District Authority)
Parish:
Dartmouth
National Grid Reference:
SX 88630 50277

Details

DARTMOUTH

SX8850 DARTMOUTH CASTLE 673-1/7/11 Walls of the ruined Fortalice 11/12/69 (Formerly Listed as: Dartmouth Castle)

GV I

Ruined wall. Part of curtain wall from the original fortification on the site. Late C14, some C18 alterations. Local stone rubble. A section of ruined wall stands to south-west of the main castle complex with remains of a circular mural tower. Masonry includes regular series of putlog holes. The stone steps in the tower are thought to be from the C18 when it was adapted as a garden feature. Scheduled Ancient Monument. (Archaeologia: O'Neil BH St J: Dartmouth Castle and other defences of Dartmouth Haven: 1935-: P.129-157; Saunders AD: Dartmouth Castle, Devon: HMSO: 1986-).

Listing NGR: SX8862350276

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
387142
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Saunders, A D, Dartmouth Castle Devon, (1986)
'Archaeologia' in Archaeologia , (1935), 129-157

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: 09 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/05579/04
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