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Hartshill Castle Ruins

A Grade II Listed Building in Hartshill, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5459 / 52°32'45"N

Longitude: -1.5218 / 1°31'18"W

OS Eastings: 432525

OS Northings: 294331

OS Grid: SP325943

Mapcode National: GBR 6KG.636

Mapcode Global: VHBWC.K8VP

Entry Name: Hartshill Castle Ruins

Listing Date: 23 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309189

Location: Hartshill, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, CV10

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Hartshill

Built-Up Area: Nuneaton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Hartshill Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

HARTSHILL CASTLE ROAD
SP39SW (West side)
5/96 Hartshill Castle Ruins
23/11/51
- 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

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