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HER Number (PRN):14060
Name:Tyrley Castle Farmhouse, NEWPORT ROAD
Type of Record:Building
Protected Status:Listed Building (II) 1055323: TYRELY CASTLE FARMHOUSE

Monument Type(s):

  • FARMHOUSE (Mid 18th century to Late 18th century - 1727 AD to 1799 AD)


An mid to late 18th century farmhouse, which is protected by Grade II Listing.

Parish:Sutton upon Tern, North Shropshire, Shropshire
Map Sheet:SJ63SE
Grid Reference:SJ 6788 3371

Related records

03799Related to: Tyrley Castle (Monument)

Associated Finds: None recorded

Associated Events: None recorded


When listed in 1987, mistakenly assigned PRN 19229.
Farmhouse, now house. Mid-to late C18. Red brick with plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attic. Plinth, plat band, dentil brick eaves cornice and returned dentil brick verges. Wall plate exposed to left. Brick ridge stacks off-centre to left and right and integral brick end stack to right. Fair of large C20 lead-sheathed hipped eaves dormers with 2-light windows. 4-window front; segmental-headed glazing bar sashes with exposed boxes. C20 first-floor oculus between first and second windows from right. Mid-Cl9 four panelled door (lower 2 beaded flush and upper 2 faceted raised and fielded) between first and second windows from right with moulded architrave and C20 gabled hood. Blocked doorway between first and second window from left. One storey red sandstone lean-to addition to left. Right-hand gable end with first-floor glazing bar sash
and 2 ground-floor glazing bar sashes. 2 gabled wings at rear. Interior not inspected. The house has a curious elevation which suggests that it might formerly have been 2 dwellings <1>
From original SMR Card <0>..
Farmhouse stands on site of castle (see PRN 3799). <2>
Tyrley Castle is an 18th century red-brick farmhouse which incorporates some red-sandstone blocks. The latter is probably re-used material. OS FI 1962. <3>

<00> Shropshire County Council SMR, Site and Monuments Record (SMR) cards, SMR Card for PRN SA 14060 (Card index). SSA20722.

<01> Department of the Environment (DoE), 1987-Feb-25, 42nd List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, p82. (List of Buildings). SSA2865.

<02> Eyton R W, 1854/ 1860, Antiquities of Shropshire (Volume 9), p193 (Monograph). SSA6028.

<03> Ordnance Survey, 1973, Ordnance Survey Record Card SJ63SE2 (Card index). SSA20910.


[00]SSA20722 - Card index: Shropshire County Council SMR. Site and Monuments Record (SMR) cards. SMR record cards. SMR Card for PRN SA 14060.
[01]SSA2865 - List of Buildings: Department of the Environment (DoE). 1987-Feb-25. 42nd List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Vol 1572-0. List volume. p82..
[02]SSA6028 - Monograph: Eyton R W. 1854/ 1860. Antiquities of Shropshire (Volume 9). Vol 9. p193.
[03]SSA20910 - Card index: Ordnance Survey. 1973. Ordnance Survey Record Card SJ63SE2. Ordnance Survey record cards. SJ63SE2.
Date Last Edited:Sep 5 2012 11:08AM