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Dally Castle, Greystead

Description: Dally Castle

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239677

OS Grid Reference: NY7748284384
OS Grid Coordinates: 377482, 584383
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1533, -2.3549

Location: Greystead, Northumberland NE48 1LH

Locality: Greystead
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 1LH

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Dally Castle Fortified House and Tower House, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

Listing Text

NY 78 SE
37/17 Dally Castle


Ruined castle. C13 and C14. Squared stone. Rectangular, c.50 x 30 ft.
with projecting towers at three corners. The walls stand from two feet to
about five feet above ground and more below the surface. Finely-cut chamfered
plinth. Several arrow slits and parts of arrow slits remain. They are
finely-detailed with rounded jambs and steeply-sloping sills and lintels.

Northumberland County History : Vol XV.

Listing NGR: NY7758284384

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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