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Birtley Castle, in Garden of Birtley Hall, Birtley

Description: Birtley Castle, in Garden of Birtley Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 239548

OS Grid Reference: NY8773777865
OS Grid Coordinates: 387737, 577865
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0951, -2.1937

Location: Birtley, Northumberland NE48 3HW

Locality: Birtley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 3HW

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Listing Text



9/13 Birtley Castle, in
10/11/51 garden of Birtley Hall


Ruined castle. Licence to crenellate 1307. Said to have been dated 1611 over
door. Roughly dressed stone. Fragmentary remains. Parts of two walls stand
to c.7ft. One slit window with dressed-stone surround, widely splayed inside,
with old wood lintel. South-west corner is rounded.

Listing NGR: NY8773777865

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Source: English Heritage

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