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Latitude: 55.4697 / 55°28'10"N
Longitude: -1.6049 / 1°36'17"W
OS Eastings: 425077
OS Northings: 619611
OS Grid: NU250196
Mapcode National: GBR K576.B2
Mapcode Global: WHC17.BS07
Entry Name: Stable Block to North West of Craster Tower
Listing Date: 1 September 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041814
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236934
Location: Craster, Northumberland, NE66
Civil Parish: Craster
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Embleton Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 21 NE CRASTER CRASTER TOWER
6/43 Stable block to
Stable block and attached wall. Late C18 incorporating earlier fabric. Front
wall squared stone except for rubble in centre part; other elevations heavily-
cemented rubble; cut sandstone dressings. Pantile roofs except for Welsh
slates on north side of south range. L-plan.
Front (east) elevation 3 gabled bays. Left bay has pair of elliptical arches,
the other bays single segmental arches, all holding boarded double doors.
Quatrefoil panels in gables. To far left a short attached wall, with rebated
segmental arch, joins garden wall (q.v.). Left return shows 2 boarded doors
and stable door, in chamfered 4-centred surrounds, four 4-pane sashes, two 12-
pane sashes and a 9-pane fixed window; 2 low slatted windows directly beneath
eaves. Roof hipped to left.
Rear elevation; north and centre bays have hipped roofs; south range shows
large raking buttress with blocked stone-surround doorway to left and boarded
door with 6-pane overlight, under timber lintel, to right.
Listing NGR: NU2507719611
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