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Bastle House C 300 Yards East of West Ealingham Farm, Bellingham

Description: Bastle House C 300 Yards East of West Ealingham Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239430

OS Grid Reference: NY8466980827
OS Grid Coordinates: 384669, 580827
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1216, -2.2419

Location: Bellingham, Northumberland NE48 3PY

Locality: Bellingham
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3PY

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Listing Text


5/49 Bastle house c 300 yards
east of West Ealingham

Ruined bastle house. Late C16 or early C17. Massive random rubble. 36 ft
by 24 ft. Formerly 2 storeys but now roofless. Front wall and right return
stand to c 7 ft, rear wall to c 12 ft, left gable almost to full height. Walls
4 to 4½ ft thick. Later opening on front wall. Original ground-floor doorway
on left return has rounded jambs and massive lintel. Old wood lintel inside,
also rebates for harr-hung door and drawbars. 3 square recesses on 1st floor
in left gable.

Listing NGR: NY8466980827

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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