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Ruins of Whorlton Castle Undercrofts, Whorlton

Description: Ruins of Whorlton Castle Undercrofts

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 30 October 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 333225

OS Grid Reference: NZ4809002485
OS Grid Coordinates: 448090, 502485
Latitude/Longitude: 54.4155, -1.2605

Location: Castle Bank, Whorlton, North Yorkshire DL6 3ED

Locality: Whorlton
Local Authority: Hambleton District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DL6 3ED

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Listing Text

9/166 Ruins of Whorlton
Castle Undercrofts
2 barrel-vaulted undercrofts, probably C14, Sandstone ashlar, the
facing much robbed out. The vaults run parallel, the south round,
the north slightly pointed. The southern has a transomed west
window, the right a doorway in transomed partition. An entrance
projection to north has a pointed arch, but is much buried in soil.
On the west side a staircase with Caernarvon-arched doorway rises
from a window embrasure.
Schedule Ancient Monument County No 115.

Listing NGR: NZ4808002485

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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