CHARTLEY CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1258139

Date first listed: 15-Jan-1968

Statutory Address: CHARTLEY CASTLE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHARTLEY CASTLE

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

County: Staffordshire

District: Stafford (District Authority)

Parish: Stowe-by-Chartley

National Grid Reference: SK 01069 28501

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History

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Details

STOWE-BY-CHARTLEY 1. 2385 SK 02 NW 1/5 15.1.68. Chartley Castle II*

2. Ruined. Remains of early Cl3 building within extensive earth-works The enclosure is quadrangular with the remains of the keep at 1 end on a motte. At the lower end are 2 massive circular towers with walls about 12 feet thick and filth slit openings. The site is so overgrown that a care- ful examination is impossible. Mary Queen of Scots-imprisoned here Jan- Sept, 1586. A.M.

Listing NGR: SK0106928501

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 444419

Legacy System: LBS

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