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The Ruins of the Medieval Knepp Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipley, West Sussex

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Latitude: 50.9757 / 50°58'32"N

Longitude: -0.344 / 0°20'38"W

OS Eastings: 516359

OS Northings: 120894

OS Grid: TQ163208

Mapcode National: GBR HKL.PW9

Mapcode Global: FRA B65J.MTD

Entry Name: The Ruins of the Medieval Knepp Castle

Listing Date: 22 September 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 299506

Location: Shipley, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13

County: West Sussex

District: Horsham

Civil Parish: Shipley

Traditional County: Sussex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Sussex

Church of England Parish: Shipley St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chichester

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Listing Text

5404 The ruins of the medieval
Knepp Castle
TQ 12 SE 16/494 22.9.59


Ruins of an early Norman keep consisting of a piece of masonry about 30 ft
high and 6 ft thick standing on a circular mound. Two round-headed windows
one above the other.

Listing NGR: TQ1635920894

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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