REMAINS OF CASTLE WALLS TO SOUTH AND WEST OF UPSALL CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1241639

Date first listed: 01-May-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Sep-1984

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF CASTLE WALLS TO SOUTH AND WEST OF UPSALL CASTLE, UPSALL ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF CASTLE WALLS TO SOUTH AND WEST OF UPSALL CASTLE, UPSALL ROAD

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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton (District Authority)

Parish: Upsall

National Grid Reference: SE 45411 86963

Summary

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History

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Details

SE 48 NE UPSALL UPSALL ROAD 2/31

1.5.52 Remains of castle walls to south and west of Upsall Castle (formerly listed as remains of castle)

II

Remains of castle walls. Probably C14. Sandstone rubble standing up to 15 ft high. Remains of circular tower on west side, and of south-east corner tower with traces of chamfered elliptical-arched openings. Mason's mark in south wall. Castle probably begun by Geoffrey Scrope who bought the manor from the Upsalls in 1327. Reputedly demolished in the Civil War, and in ruins in 1660 (VCH). VCH, North Riding, II, 1923, p 40.

Listing NGR: SE4541186963

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 440269

Legacy System: LBS

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