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The Bastle, Rochester

Description: The Bastle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239741

OS Grid Reference: NY8324998574
OS Grid Coordinates: 383249, 598574
Latitude/Longitude: 55.2810, -2.2652

Location: Rochester, Northumberland NE19 1RB

Locality: Rochester
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE19 1RB

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Listing Text

NY 89 NW
16/81 The Bastle


Bastlehouse. C16 or early C17, altered late C18 or early C19. Random rubble
with Welsh slate roof. Two storeys, 2 bays. C20 glass porch to right.
Above porch a sash window in the roll-moulded surround of the original 1st-
floor doorway. To left 2 sash windows in alternating-block surrounds.
Gabled roof with flat coping and corniced left end stack.

On right return original ground-floor doorway, now a window with roll-moulded
jambs, renewed lintel and original relieving arch. To rear chamfered slit
window on 1st floor.

Walls c.4 ft. thick.

Listing NGR: NY8324998574

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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