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Churchyard Wall and Gateway East and South of Church of St Aidan, Bamburgh

Description: Churchyard Wall and Gateway East and South of Church of St Aidan

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 August 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 237852

OS Grid Reference: NU1789534924
OS Grid Coordinates: 417895, 634924
Latitude/Longitude: 55.6076, -1.7175

Location: 1 B1342, Bamburgh, Northumberland NE69 7AB

Locality: Bamburgh
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE69 7AB

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Listing Text

NU 1734
(North side)
Churchyard wall
and gateway east
and south of Church
of St. Aidan
Churchyard wall, gatepiers and gate. Medieval and C18. Squared stone and
random rubble, ashlar piers, wrought-iron gates.
East wall is largely of squared stone, c. 6 ft. high. A section c. 15 yards
long, east of the church,has chamfered plinth and large medieval squared stone.
This is said to be the remains of The Master of Bamburgh's tower.
Gateway in south-east corner has square corniced gatepiers with ball finials.
Gates have boss with decorative spearhead finials.

Listing NGR: NU1789834922

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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