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Latitude: 55.5862 / 55°35'10"N
Longitude: -2.0045 / 2°0'16"W
OS Eastings: 399812
OS Northings: 632503
OS Grid: NT998325
Mapcode National: GBR G3FV.TB
Mapcode Global: WH9ZB.5VQF
Entry Name: Doddington Bastle
Listing Date: 15 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303459
English Heritage Legacy ID: 237716
Location: Doddington, Northumberland, NE71
Civil Parish: Doddington
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Doddington St Mary and St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NT 93 SE
Ruined strong house. 1584 for Lord Grey. Very large roughly-dressed stone with
dressed stone quoins and window surrounds. T-shaped. 3-storey main block with
projecting 3-storey gabled stair tower.
Main block c.60 ft x 25 ft. West wall stands to full height, north wall to
c.20 ft. Doorway formerly to right of stair tower.
Tower stands to full height and has 3 slit windows on south front.
Remains of parapet visible in south-west corner.
To rear 3 large buttresses and blocked door. 2 slit windows.
Interior of stair tower has remains of stone newel stair. Large blocked segmental
arch to fireplace on ground floor. Further fireplace with flat lintel on 1st floor.
Listing NGR: NT9981232503
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