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Tower at Eccleshall Castle, Eccleshall

Description: Tower at Eccleshall Castle

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 272134

OS Grid Reference: SJ8286829582
OS Grid Coordinates: 382868, 329582
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8635, -2.2559

Location: A519, Eccleshall, Staffordshire ST21 6DF

Locality: Eccleshall
Local Authority: Stafford Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST21 6DF

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Listing Text

(west side)
Tower at Eccleshall Castle
SJ 8229 19/4 10.1.53


Probably C14. Part of the defences of the mediaeval house. Stone; reduced
to 2 storeys and roofless; small pointed-trefoiled window openings. The tower
is 9 sided, and probably unique in this respect.

Listing NGR: SJ8286829582

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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