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Description: Tosson Tower
Date Listed: 21 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 236322
OS Grid Reference: NU0293100517
OS Grid Coordinates: 402931, 600516
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2987, -1.9554
There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Great Tosson Tower House, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.
TOSSON GREAT TOSSON
NU 00 SW
3/83 Tosson Tower
Ruined towerhouse. C14. Squared facing stones, rubble core. All 4 walls
stand to c.20 ft. except for south- east corner which has fallen. Many facing
stones removed in C18.
Inner jamb and impost of later ground-floor doorway on south side. Ground-
floor window on west side has splayed inner reveals.
Interior: springing of ground-floor vault visible. On let floor a mural
chamber with well-dressed stone.
Listing NGR: NU0293100517
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Source: English Heritage
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