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Gateway Spanning Road to North of Craster Tower, Craster

Description: Gateway Spanning Road to North of Craster Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 December 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 236937

OS Grid Reference: NU2507719655
OS Grid Coordinates: 425077, 619655
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4701, -1.6049

Location: Craster, Northumberland NE66 3SS

Locality: Craster
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3SS

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Listing Text


6/47 Gateway spanning
road to north of
Craster Tower
31.12.69 (formerly listed
as Gateway at
Craster Tower)

Ornamental gateway. Late C18. Whinstone rubble with cut sandstone quoins,
dressings and parapet. Gothick style. Four-centred arch with square impost
band; cruciform loop above flanked by quatrefoil loops. Hollow-chamfered
string below embattled parapet. Returns shows similar band, string and
parapet. Lower flat-coped rear wall with central gateway but no arch.

Listing NGR: NU2507719655

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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