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HARTSHILL CASTLE RUINS

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: HARTSHILL CASTLE RUINS

List entry Number: 1034748

Location

HARTSHILL CASTLE RUINS, CASTLE ROAD

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

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hartshill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Nov-1951

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 309189

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HARTSHILL CASTLE ROAD SP39SW (West side) 5/96 Hartshill Castle Ruins 23/11/51 - II Fragmentary remains of a castle. C13. Coursed squared Hartshill granite, with sandstone dressings. Sections of curtain wall, rising to a maximum height of approximately 3 metres, have quoins and cross-loops. In the north-east corner is a large brick chimney containing 2 chamfered stone fireplaces, all that remains of a C16 house built within the walls. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument. (Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p307; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p131)

Listing NGR: SP3252594331

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (1947), 131
Pevsner, N, Wedgwood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (1966), 307

National Grid Reference: SP 32525 94331

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