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Perimeter Wall, Gateway, Gate and Shelter to West and North of Sundorne Castle Site, Uffington

Description: Perimeter Wall, Gateway, Gate and Shelter to West and North of Sundorne Castle Site

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 259300

OS Grid Reference: SJ5268315424
OS Grid Coordinates: 352683, 315424
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7344, -2.7022

Location: Uffington, Shropshire SY4 4RR

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

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Listing Text


1/74 Perimeter wall, gateway,
- gate and shelter to west
and north of Sundorne
Castle site


Perimeter wall. Early C19, partly altered mid-C19. Red brick, altered parts
with stone coping. Forms an F in plan with spine of figure lying north-south
of approximately 150m, which is the main face; this part has 2-stage buttresses
(some now collapsed) to the west face, of 2 heights (approximately 2m and 3m)
all crenellated; there is an entrance to the south end of greater height than
the wall with a Tudor carriage arch and adjacent pedestrian entry. The latter
has a boarded door, the former cast iron railed spearhead gates with a curved
top and dog rails. The low gabled shelter projects from the wall and is
situated towards the north end, it has a pointed arch entry; limb of
the wall runs east (now forming part of a walled garden), with rebuilt

Listing NGR: SJ5268315424

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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