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Broncroft Castle and Attached Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Diddlebury, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4769 / 52°28'36"N

Longitude: -2.6717 / 2°40'18"W

OS Eastings: 354472

OS Northings: 286768

OS Grid: SO544867

Mapcode National: GBR BM.K4XT

Mapcode Global: VH83R.M0XH

Entry Name: Broncroft Castle and Attached Wall

Listing Date: 12 November 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269895

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460312

Location: Diddlebury, Shropshire, SY7

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Diddlebury

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Diddlebury

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text


DIDDLEBURY

SO58NW BRONCROFT
1943-1/2/24 Broncroft Castle and attached wall
12/11/54

II

Castle, now house. Mid C19, to C14 core. Sandstone rubble;
plain tile roofs; various ornamental brick and stone stacks.
Irregular plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, with various attics, towers and wings;
irregular fenestration of cross-windows and lancets with
leaded lights; traceried windows to east front. Main entrance
to south-west: C19 plank door under pointed arch; tower to
right, partly C14.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: rubble wall, approx 2m high, extends for
some 30m.

Listing NGR: SO5447286768

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

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