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Description: Bastlehouse at the Raw Farm
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236275
OS Grid Reference: NY9426198014
OS Grid Coordinates: 394261, 598014
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2762, -2.0919
HEPPLE THE RAW
NY 99 NW
5/35 Bastlehouse at
The Raw Farm
Bastlehouse. C16 or early C17, the upper storey partly rebuilt C18. Random
rubble. Asbestos roof.
Probably C18 ground-floor doorway on west side with large stone lintel. To
right outside stone steps to partly-rebuilt 1st floor doorway.
Original ground-floor doorway on right return, now masked by later building;
chamfered jambs and lintel.
Window on east side with chamfered jambs carved with a human head and a rosette
Ventilation slit or gun loop on left return.
Interior: tunnel-vaulted ground floor. Well-built segmental rere arch of
original door, which has drawbar tunnels.
The scene of the murder in 1791 of Margaret Crozier by William Winter who was
executed at Winters Gibbet in Elsdon Parish (q.v.).
Shielings and Bastles: Ramm, Mercer and McDowall: HMSO: 1970.
Listing NGR: NY9426198014
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Source: English Heritage
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