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Screen Wall and Tower to South Side of Sundorne Castle Site, Uffington

Description: Screen Wall and Tower to South Side of Sundorne Castle Site

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259297

OS Grid Reference: SJ5278715220
OS Grid Coordinates: 352787, 315220
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7325, -2.7006

Location: Uffington, Shropshire SY4 4RR

Locality: Uffington
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 4RR

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Listing Text


1/71 Screen wall and tower
- to south side of
Sundorne Castle site
- II

Screen wall, tower and perimeter wall. Early C19. Red brick. The screen
wall connects the chapel (q.v.) to the west with the gate house (q.v.) to
the east; approximately 4m high and of 8 bays, divided by 3-stage buttresses,
the eastern 3 bays of walling are slightly lower, all formerly crenellated
of which only 4 bays remain. A tower is situated to the west of centre,
slightly breaking the frontage with a small rectangular plan set to the north,
taller than the wall, of 2 storeys with a stair turret to the north-west,
again all crenellated and flat-roofed; the south side has a single range of
labelled windows of 3 Tudor-arched lights (all single lights to the inner

Listing NGR: SJ5278715220

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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