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Bastle 600 Yards North-North-East of Low Leam Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsenside, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1748 / 55°10'29"N

Longitude: -2.1935 / 2°11'36"W

OS Eastings: 387771

OS Northings: 586740

OS Grid: NY877867

Mapcode National: GBR F83L.XS

Mapcode Global: WHB1C.86Q7

Entry Name: Bastle 600 Yards North-North-East of Low Leam Farm

Listing Date: 7 March 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044976

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239450

Location: Corsenside, Northumberland, NE48

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Corsenside

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Corsenside St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


2/70 Bastle 600 yards north-
north-east of Low Leam

Ruined bastle. Late C16 or early C17. Random rubble with massive quoins on
boulder plinth. Walls 4 ft thick. 45 ft by 25 ft. 3 walls stand almost to
full height. Original ground-floor door, to right of centre in long side,
has massive jamb stones and lintel with rounded arrises. Similar surrounds
to original upper door directly above. Left and right on 1st floor small
square windows with chamfered surrounds and holes for iron bars. Rear wall
has slit windows on both floors.

Inside has rebates for harr-hung door and drawbars. There is a set-back at
1st floor level for roof timbers and corbelling on right gable end for fireplace.
3 square recesses.

Listing NGR: NY8777186740

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