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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: TOWER ABOUT 10 METRES EAST OF CHURCH OF ST BARTHOLOMEW

List entry Number: 1081780

Location

TOWER ABOUT 10 METRES EAST OF CHURCH OF ST BARTHOLOMEW, THE GREEN

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
County of HerefordshireUnitary AuthorityRichards Castle (Hereford)

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 11-Dec-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 150144

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

RICHARD'S CASTLE CP THE GREEN SO 47 SE 1/121 Tower about 10 metres east of Church of St Bartholomew

GV I

Detached tower. C14 with some late C19 restoration. Random rubble with some ashlar dressings and pyramidal slate roof of shallow pitch. Square plan with a stepped buttress to south-east angle. Three stages, belfry has a window of two pointed lights under a two-centred head on east, north and south faces. First stage has single-light square-headed window on east and south walls, the latter blocked. Ground stage has similar. square- headed windows in east and south walls. Entrance in west wall has a restored two-centred arch with chamfered jambs. Roof capped by a weathervane with cardinal points marked, and a globe on the base. (RCHM, 3, p 172: BoE, p 275).

Listing NGR: SO4845870277

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Herefordshire III North West, (1934), 275
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Herefordshire, (1963), 275

National Grid Reference: SO 48461 70277

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