WALL ENCIRCLING TAMWORTH CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1208368

Date first listed: 03-Jun-1992

Statutory Address: WALL ENCIRCLING TAMWORTH CASTLE, HOLLOWAY

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WALL ENCIRCLING TAMWORTH CASTLE, HOLLOWAY

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

County: Staffordshire

District: Tamworth (District Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: SK2056503915

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Details

TAMWORTH

SK2003NE HOLLOWAY 670-1/9/85 (East side) Wall encircling Tamworth Castle

II

Wall encircling castle, forming revetting to path. Probably medieval origins; C17 or C18 with C19 rebuilding. Stone rubble with brick to west and south. Raking buttresses at intervals, one brick buttress to south-west has grille to opening. Stone coping to west and south. Section to east has low coped wall with signs of missing railings flanking steps, and end piers with pine finials.

Listing NGR: SK2056503915

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 386510

Legacy System: LBS

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