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Mowbray Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Grewelthorpe, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1883 / 54°11'17"N

Longitude: -1.6406 / 1°38'26"W

OS Eastings: 423550

OS Northings: 477003

OS Grid: SE235770

Mapcode National: GBR JNZ0.MC

Mapcode Global: WHC7D.RZYL

Plus Code: 9C6W59Q5+8Q

Entry Name: Mowbray Castle

Listing Date: 25 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173440

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331302

ID on this website: 101173440

Location: Wapping, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Grewelthorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Grewelthorpe St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Mowbray Castle


Folly. Circa 1750 for Wm Aislabie. Ashlar and rubblestone. 2/3 storeys, 3
bays. Oval shaped in plan. Flanking central bay are offset angle
buttresses and flanking outer bays are remains of rubble walls. Central
large pointed-arched opening, flanked by smaller thin pointed-arched
openings, with raised imposts. First floor: band, central cross shaped
opening, to left a pointed-arched opening, to right a smaller blind pointed-
arched opening. Second storey has similar openings plus projecting sills,
but now ruinous. Above remains of eaves band and parapet. Returns have
cross shaped openings to first floor, with pointed-arched relieving arches
to interior. Derelict at time of resurvey. See Fishers Hall, Hackfall item
5/21 for History. North Yorkshire Historic Gardens Register - Hackfall,
Grade I.

Listing NGR: SE2355077003

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