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Quatford Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Bridgnorth, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5216 / 52°31'17"N

Longitude: -2.3921 / 2°23'31"W

OS Eastings: 373490

OS Northings: 291597

OS Grid: SO734915

Mapcode National: GBR 08J.VD8

Mapcode Global: VH90Z.HW79

Entry Name: Quatford Castle

Listing Date: 18 July 1949

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1374849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254501

Location: Bridgnorth, Shropshire, WV15

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Bridgnorth

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Quatford

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

1.
1954 BRIDGNORTH
QUATFORD VILLAGE
Quatford Castle
SO 79 SW 22/268 18.7.49.

II


2.
Circa 1830. Built by John Smalman for himself and originally called Morf
Mount. Mock fortalice, an example of the Oxford Gaol type. Red sandstone
and brick; 4 storeys; embattled throughout; 4 Gothick glazed windows to
facade; square tower of 5 stages; machiolations, arrow slits, etc; curtain
walls with corner bastions, etc; earth ramparts; cestellated outbuildings.
Interior characteristic with stone tunnel staircase approach, ribbed ceilings,
oak doors with applied tracery and oak well stair with brass rod balusters.


Listing NGR: SO7349091597

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