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Retaining Wall at Head of Valley Side, 50 Metres North-East of Dilston Castle, Corbridge

Description: Retaining Wall at Head of Valley Side, 50 Metres North-East of Dilston Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 239894

OS Grid Reference: NY9757763336
OS Grid Coordinates: 397577, 563336
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9646, -2.0394

Location: B6307, Corbridge, Northumberland NE45 5RJ

Locality: Corbridge
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE45 5RJ

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Listing Text

NY 96 SE NY 97416333
9/133 Retaining wall at head
of valley side, 50
metres north-east of
Dilston Castle


Wall, part of kitchen wing of C17 Dilston Hall. Squared stone. A 20 metre
length of wall survives, now forming a support at the head of a steep
wooded slope. The left part, standing 2 metres high, contains the opening
of a slab-roofed drain or passage, with 2 lower segment-headed arches, now
blocked, on either side; to right the wall is reduced to rubble core, with
another similar blocked arch.

Listing NGR: NY9757763336

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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