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Bastle on North Side of Road

A Grade II* Listed Building in Tarset, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.1947 / 55°11'40"N

Longitude: -2.3348 / 2°20'5"W

OS Eastings: 378786

OS Northings: 588982

OS Grid: NY787889

Mapcode National: GBR D84C.BN

Mapcode Global: WH8ZZ.3PGK

Entry Name: Bastle on North Side of Road

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044839

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239745

Location: Tarset, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Tarset

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bellingham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

TARSET GATEHOUSE
NY 78 NE
31/85 Bastle on north
side of road

GV II*

Bastlehouse. C16 or early C17. Random rubble with Welsh slate roof. 2
storeys. c.40 x 25 ft. Stone stairs to original 1st-floor doorway which
has alternating-block surround with rounded arrises. Small chamfered window
to right with blind segmental-arch over. To left small square window with
chamfered surround. C19 gabled roof.

Original ground-floor doorway, in right gable end, has relieving arch over.

Interior: walls c.5 ft. thick. Rebated doorway with drawbar tunnels. Old
beams support 1st floor. Corbelled out at south-west end to support fireplace.

Ramm, McDowall, Mercer : Shielings and Bastles : HMSO: 1970.

Scheduled Ancient Monument. County Number 550.


Listing NGR: NY7878688982

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