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Wall Adjoining the Remains of Alberbury Castle to South-East

A Grade II Listed Building in Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.7231 / 52°43'23"N

Longitude: -2.9517 / 2°57'6"W

OS Eastings: 335817

OS Northings: 314367

OS Grid: SJ358143

Mapcode National: GBR B8.1FZ9

Mapcode Global: WH8BJ.MTM7

Entry Name: Wall Adjoining the Remains of Alberbury Castle to South-East

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1055244

English Heritage Legacy ID: 258923

Location: Alberbury with Cardeston, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Alberbury with Cardeston

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Alberbury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

12/18 Wall adjoining the
- remains of Alberbury
Castle to south-east


Wall. Probably mid-C19. Coursed Alberbury breccia with red sandstone
dressings. Aligned approximately north-south, curving round to south-east;
approximately 50 metres long and 2.5 metres high. Coping-stones of
alternate heights. Probably C19 doorway to south with pointed chamfered
arch and nail-studded boarded door. Pair of C20 boarded gates giving
access to yard at north end. The wall adjoins the remains of Alberbury
Castle (qv) at its north end and the English Lodge (qv) at its southern
end. It forms a significant visual link between the English Lodge (qv),
war memorial (qv), the remains of the Castle (qv), and the church (qv).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SJ3581714367

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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