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Description: Burradon Tower (East of Burrandon House)
Date Listed: 27 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 303247
OS Grid Reference: NZ2763373030
OS Grid Coordinates: 427633, 573030
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0510, -1.5690
LONGBENTON BURRADON ROAD (east
NZ 27 SE
Burradon Tower, east
27.2.50 of Burradon House.
Tower house. Mid C16. Sandstone rubble with long quoins. Square plan, one bay;
basement and 2 floors. Chamfered surround to elliptical-headed doorway on east
elevation; slit window above at right. Left return has inserted doorway with
wood jambs and lintel beneath stone lintel; sill of 3-light stone-mullioned
window at first floor; 2 small square windows at right on first and second
floors; fragments of corbel table and parapet with machicolation, on 3 deep
corbels, above east door. Ruinous at time of survey. Interior not inspected.
Source: H.E. Craster Northumberland County History vol. IX The Parochial
Chapelries of Earsdon and Horton l9O9 pp 46-49.
Listing NGR: NZ2763373030
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Source: English Heritage
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