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Courtyard Wall East and North of Belsay Castle, Belsay

Description: Courtyard Wall East and North of Belsay Castle

Grade: II
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

Location: Belsay, Northumberland NE20 0ET

Locality: Belsay
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0ET

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Listing Text

NZ 0878

Courtyard wall
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

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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