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Arch, Walls and Towers to West of Ravensworth Castle, Lamesley

Description: Arch, Walls and Towers to West of Ravensworth Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303832

OS Grid Reference: NZ2322359139
OS Grid Coordinates: 423223, 559139
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9264, -1.6391

Location: Lamesley, Gateshead NE11 0HN

Locality: Lamesley
County: Gateshead
Country: England
Postcode: NE11 0HN

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

11/66 Arch, walls and towers
to west of Ravensworth


Between 1808 and 1840. Possibly by Nash, for Sir Thomas Liddell. Coursed
squared sandstone with ashlar dressings. Chamfered Tudor arch with blank
shield above; high walls either side terminating in 2-storey round turrets.
Lancet windows in first floor of turrets over sill band; east side has
Tudor-arched doorways. Corbelled parapets to turrets and walls, battlemented
parapets to archway, all roll-moulded.

Listing NGR: NZ2322359139

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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