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Wall, Arbour and Base of Tower Attached to South of Whitton Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitton and Tosson, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.3044 / 55°18'15"N

Longitude: -1.9105 / 1°54'37"W

OS Eastings: 405780

OS Northings: 601145

OS Grid: NU057011

Mapcode National: GBR H733.5B

Mapcode Global: WHB0Q.MXGZ

Entry Name: Wall, Arbour and Base of Tower Attached to South of Whitton Grange

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042066

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236333

Location: Whitton and Tosson, Northumberland, NE65

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Whitton and Tosson

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

TOSSON WHITTON
NU 00 SE
4/94 Wall, arbour and
base of tower
attached to south
of Whitton Grange
GV II

Wall, gateway, arbour and remains of towerhouse. Medieval and 1921 by Robert
Mauchlen. Re-used old stone.

To left wall c.9 ft. high with round-headed doorway and boarded door. Flat
coping.

Similar walling projects on right and contains arbour in form of segmental
recess with re-used chamfered lintel inscribed S E 1706, supported on shaped
brackets. R

Attached to rear, the lower part of one wall of a tower house with very thick
wall. The lower courses of the basement vault are visible. Also to rear,
built into 1921 wall, a C14 piscina with trefoiled head and petalled drain.


Listing NGR: NU0578001145

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