Description: Courtyard Wall East and North of Belsay Castle
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238495
OS Grid Reference: NZ0849278587
OS Grid Coordinates: 408492, 578587
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1016, -1.8684
east and north
of Belsay Castle
Courtyard wall. C18 or early C19. Dressed stone. L-plan. Attached to the
north-east corner of the castle is a short stretch of castellated wall c.12 ft.
high containing pointed-arched doorway with continuous roll-moulded surround.
Door has Y-tracery panels.
On right return a wall in similar style c.10 ft. high and c.60 yards long.
In centre a segmental carriage arch, with square corniced piers, over which
the castellation rises with the arch.
Listing NGR: NZ0849278587
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Source: English Heritage
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