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Ravensworth Castle, Lamesley

Description: Ravensworth Castle

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 November 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303833

OS Grid Reference: NZ2321759094
OS Grid Coordinates: 423217, 559094
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9260, -1.6392

Location: Lamesley, Gateshead NE11 0HN

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

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Listing Text

(south side, off)

11/67 Ravensworth Castle

G.V. II*

Ruin. Remains of Ravensworth Castle. By Nash 1808, for Sir Thomas Liddell.
Ashlar sandstone; Castle style. 4 storeys with door opening at ground floor,
2-light window opening under label moulds at first and second floor. Ruined
third floor window opening. Historical note: some building work designed
Sir Thomas' son Thomas Henry Liddell, about 1822. Building completed 1846.

Listing NGR: NZ2321759094

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Source: English Heritage

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