This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.7726 / 52°46'21"N
Longitude: -2.3802 / 2°22'48"W
OS Eastings: 374443
OS Northings: 319512
OS Grid: SJ744195
Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.YJ9W
Mapcode Global: WH9CR.DKST
Entry Name: Castle House School
Listing Date: 29 June 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1054384
English Heritage Legacy ID: 255353
Location: Newport, Telford and Wrekin, TF10
County: Telford and Wrekin
Civil Parish: Newport
Built-Up Area: Newport (Telford and Wrekin) B
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Chetwynd St Michael and All Angels
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
Castle House School
SJ 7419 1/69
SJ 7419 3/69
Formerly known as Merevale. Late C18 with early C19 and modern alterations.
Irregular, and may originally have consisted of 3 separate houses. Red brick,
engraved stucco and painted stone; stone plinth; 2 storeys plus attic and
3 storeys; sash and casement windows with some inserted modern casements;
stuccoed wing on left-hand side has projecting splayed bay with sash window
in plain architrave with triple keyblock, a late C19 splayed bay window to
ground storey, a semi-circular tripartite window to 2nd storey and the whole
surmounted by shaped gable with scrolled cartouche and segmental pediment.
Brick wing to right has 2 slightly projecting bays, that at left with stone-coped
gable having re-used human head kneelers, also casement window in stuccoed
scrolled surround. Bay on right-hand side has window with early C19 'Y' glazing
bars and wood balcony with slat balusters, and shaped gable surmounted by
segmental pediment; modern doorway added on left and, to left again, a recessed
doorway flanked by half-round Tuscan pilasters, and door with good C19 coloured
glazing. Corbelled eaves; tiles.
Listing NGR: SJ7444319512
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Other nearby listed buildings