History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Burradon Tower (East of Burrandon House)

A Grade II Listed Building in Camperdown, North Tyneside

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.051 / 55°3'3"N

Longitude: -1.569 / 1°34'8"W

OS Eastings: 427633

OS Northings: 573030

OS Grid: NZ276730

Mapcode National: GBR KBH1.34

Mapcode Global: WHC3C.W91N

Entry Name: Burradon Tower (East of Burrandon House)

Listing Date: 27 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303247

Location: North Tyneside, NE23

County: North Tyneside

Local Authority Ward: Camperdown

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Weetslade

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Find accommodation in
Cramlington

Listing Text

LONGBENTON BURRADON ROAD (east
NZ 27 SE
side, off)
Burradon
3/2
Burradon Tower, east
27.2.50 of Burradon House.
II
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

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.