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Description: Bastion Behind No. 50 and Wall Attached
Date Listed: 10 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 110454
OS Grid Reference: NZ2743442368
OS Grid Coordinates: 427434, 542368
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7755, -1.5750
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SADDLER STREET
NZ 2742 SW (West side, off)
14/399 Bastion behind No. 50
and wall attached
Castle wall and bastion. Date uncertain; late medieval. Coursed squared
sandstone with ashlar dressings. High wall part of North Bailey; bastion
of 2 storeys with round north wall. High 4-course chamfered plinth; stone
side steps behind No. 2 Owengate lead to first floor chamfered-Tudor arched
door. Parapet with sloped coping.
Interior has round-headed openings on 3 north faces; chamfered-Tudor arched
door to rear under corbelled brick arch in thickness of wall.
Listing NGR: NZ2743442368
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Source: English Heritage
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