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Wheelbarrow Castle, Barton-on-the-Heath

Description: Wheelbarrow Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 305956

OS Grid Reference: SP2664831121
OS Grid Coordinates: 426648, 231121
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9779, -1.6134

Location: Barton-on-the-Heath, Warwickshire GL56 0PR

Locality: Barton-on-the-Heath
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 0PR

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Listing Text

5/21 Wheelbarrow Castle

- II

House. Late C17/early C18. Squared coursed limestone with quoins and coped
gables. Stone-slate roof with moulded stone end stacks. Central-staircase plan.
2-storey, 3-window range of 3-light mullioned windows to ground floor and
2-light mullioned windows to first floor. C18 plank door, hinged vertically to
centre. Moulded wood surround with plain overlight and stone flat arch. C19
timber porch. One C20 skylight. Two C19 casements with wood lintels and one
chamfered light to rear. Interior: chamfered spine beams and large open
fireplace, faced C19. Central winder staircase. Stone steps lead down to beer
cellar. Formerly a coaching inn.

Listing NGR: SP2664831121

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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