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Birtley Castle, in Garden of Birtley Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Birtley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0951 / 55°5'42"N

Longitude: -2.1937 / 2°11'37"W

OS Eastings: 387737

OS Northings: 577865

OS Grid: NY877778

Mapcode National: GBR F93J.WC

Mapcode Global: WHB1R.86ND

Entry Name: Birtley Castle, in Garden of Birtley Hall

Listing Date: 10 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239548

Location: Birtley, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Birtley

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Birtley St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text



9/13 Birtley Castle, in
10/11/51 garden of Birtley Hall


Ruined castle. Licence to crenellate 1307. Said to have been dated 1611 over
door. Roughly dressed stone. Fragmentary remains. Parts of two walls stand
to c.7ft. One slit window with dressed-stone surround, widely splayed inside,
with old wood lintel. South-west corner is rounded.

Listing NGR: NY8773777865

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

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