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Quatford Castle, Bridgnorth

Description: Quatford Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 254501

OS Grid Reference: SO7349091597
OS Grid Coordinates: 373490, 291597
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5216, -2.3921

Location: A442, Bridgnorth, Shropshire WV15 6QG

Locality: Bridgnorth
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV15 6QG

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Listing Text

Quatford Castle
SO 79 SW 22/268 18.7.49.


Circa 1830. Built by John Smalman for himself and originally called Morf
Mount. Mock fortalice, an example of the Oxford Gaol type. Red sandstone
and brick; 4 storeys; embattled throughout; 4 Gothick glazed windows to
facade; square tower of 5 stages; machiolations, arrow slits, etc; curtain
walls with corner bastions, etc; earth ramparts; cestellated outbuildings.
Interior characteristic with stone tunnel staircase approach, ribbed ceilings,
oak doors with applied tracery and oak well stair with brass rod balusters.

Listing NGR: SO7349091597

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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