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Dudley Castle, Dudley

Description: Dudley Castle

Grade: I
Date Listed: 14 September 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 217909

OS Grid Reference: SO9470090741
OS Grid Coordinates: 394700, 290741
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5145, -2.0795

Location: Tower Street, Dudley DY1 4QB

Locality: Dudley
County: Dudley
Country: England
Postcode: DY1 4QB

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This building is also a scheduled monument.

Listing Text

Dudley Castle
SO 9490 NE 1/1 14.9.49.


Limestone faced with reddish sandstone. C14 oblong keep with semi-circular towers
at angles. C14 barbican and curtain walls. C16 hall with remains of 8-light transomed
mullions. Chapel with undercroft. Remains of minor adjuncts, kitchens etc on
opposite side of upper bailey. The castle was visited by Queen Elizabeth I and
was inhabited until 1750 when it was destroyed by fire. AM.

Listing NGR: SO9468390678

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Source: English Heritage

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