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Description: The Castle
Date Listed: 8 November 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 217845
OS Grid Reference: SO9081983304
OS Grid Coordinates: 390819, 283304
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4476, -2.1365
1682 CHURCH ROAD, OLD SWINFORD
SO 9083 6/35 The Castle
Early cl9. Irregular. Red brick and part stucco.Mullioned fenes- tration
throughout. Mock barbican gatehouse with stepped gable above. Embattlements
and turrets throughout. An extravagant example of castellation and of
little intrinsic merit, though in keeping viith its immediate environment.
The listed buildings in church Road and Rectory Road, Old Swinford do
not strictly present a group, but the existing picture is one which
should be preserved.
Listing NGR: SO9081983304
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Source: English Heritage
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