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Bastle on South Side of Road, Tarset

Description: Bastle on South Side of Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239746

OS Grid Reference: NY7878988942
OS Grid Coordinates: 378789, 588942
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1943, -2.3347

Location: Tarset, Northumberland NE48 1NG

Locality: Tarset
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE48 1NG

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Listing Text

NY 78 NE
31/86 Bastle on south
side of road


Ruined bastlehouse. Late C16 or early C17. Random rubble, roofless. All
walls stand to full height, though the south wall is a C19 rebuild. c.40 ft.
x 25 ft.

Ground-floor doorway blocked on gable end; it has a roll-moulded surround
with relieving arch over, hole-for harr post and drawbar.tunnels.

Interior: walls c.5 ft. thick, south wall much thinner. Ground-floor doorway
covered by early C19 fireplace.

Ramm, McDowall, Mercer : Shielings and Bastles: HMSO: 1970.

Listing NGR: NY7881088931

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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