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Arch, Walls and Towers to West of Ravensworth Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Lamesley, Gateshead

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9264 / 54°55'35"N

Longitude: -1.6391 / 1°38'20"W

OS Eastings: 423223

OS Northings: 559139

OS Grid: NZ232591

Mapcode National: GBR JCZG.XT

Mapcode Global: WHC3X.SFMP

Entry Name: Arch, Walls and Towers to West of Ravensworth Castle

Listing Date: 18 November 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025150

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303832

Location: Lamesley, Gateshead, NE11

County: Gateshead

Civil Parish: Lamesley

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Lamesley

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 25 NW LAMESLEY CROSS LANE
(south side, off)

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

G.V. II

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 from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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