Description: Hartshill Castle Ruins
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
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HARTSHILL CASTLE ROAD
SP39SW (West side)
5/96 Hartshill Castle Ruins
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
Source: English Heritage
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