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Hartshill Castle Ruins, Hartshill

Description: Hartshill Castle Ruins

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 309189

OS Grid Reference: SP3252594331
OS Grid Coordinates: 432525, 294331
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5459, -1.5218

Locality: Hartshill
Local Authority: North Warwickshire Borough Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV10 0SG

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Listing Text

SP39SW (West side)
5/96 Hartshill Castle Ruins
- II
Fragmentary remains of a castle. C13. Coursed squared Hartshill granite, with
sandstone dressings. Sections of curtain wall, rising to a maximum height of
approximately 3 metres, have quoins and cross-loops. In the north-east corner is
a large brick chimney containing 2 chamfered stone fireplaces, all that remains
of a C16 house built within the walls. Scheduled as an Ancient Monument.
(Buildings of England: Warwickshire: p307; VCH: Warwickshire: Vol IV, p131)

Listing NGR: SP3252594331

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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