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Wheelbarrow Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Barton-on-the-Heath, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 51.9779 / 51°58'40"N

Longitude: -1.6134 / 1°36'48"W

OS Eastings: 426648

OS Northings: 231121

OS Grid: SP266311

Mapcode National: GBR 5QS.T2B

Mapcode Global: VHBZ0.ZKD2

Entry Name: Wheelbarrow Castle

Listing Date: 9 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024317

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305956

Location: Barton-on-the-Heath, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, GL56

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Barton-on-the-Heath

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Barton-on-the-Heath St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

5/21 Wheelbarrow Castle

- II

House. Late C17/early C18. Squared coursed limestone with quoins and coped
gables. Stone-slate roof with moulded stone end stacks. Central-staircase plan.
2-storey, 3-window range of 3-light mullioned windows to ground floor and
2-light mullioned windows to first floor. C18 plank door, hinged vertically to
centre. Moulded wood surround with plain overlight and stone flat arch. C19
timber porch. One C20 skylight. Two C19 casements with wood lintels and one
chamfered light to rear. Interior: chamfered spine beams and large open
fireplace, faced C19. Central winder staircase. Stone steps lead down to beer
cellar. Formerly a coaching inn.

Listing NGR: SP2664831121

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