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Retaining Wall at Head of Valley Side, 50 Metres North-East of Dilston Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Corbridge, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9647 / 54°57'52"N

Longitude: -2.0394 / 2°2'21"W

OS Eastings: 397577

OS Northings: 563336

OS Grid: NY975633

Mapcode National: GBR GC61.83

Mapcode Global: WHB2D.NG2W

Entry Name: Retaining Wall at Head of Valley Side, 50 Metres North-East of Dilston Castle

Listing Date: 24 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044776

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239894

Location: Corbridge, Northumberland, NE45

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Corbridge

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Corbridge with Halton and Newton Hall

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 96 SE NY 97416333
9/133 Retaining wall at head
of valley side, 50
metres north-east of
Dilston Castle


Wall, part of kitchen wing of C17 Dilston Hall. Squared stone. A 20 metre
length of wall survives, now forming a support at the head of a steep
wooded slope. The left part, standing 2 metres high, contains the opening
of a slab-roofed drain or passage, with 2 lower segment-headed arches, now
blocked, on either side; to right the wall is reduced to rubble core, with
another similar blocked arch.

Listing NGR: NY9757763336

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

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