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Courtyard Wall East and North of Belsay Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Belsay, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.1016 / 55°6'5"N

Longitude: -1.8684 / 1°52'6"W

OS Eastings: 408492

OS Northings: 578587

OS Grid: NZ084785

Mapcode National: GBR H9DG.80

Mapcode Global: WHC31.81JB

Entry Name: Courtyard Wall East and North of Belsay Castle

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370664

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238495

Location: Belsay, Northumberland, NE20

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Belsay

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bolam St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 0878

Courtyard wall
east and north
of Belsay Castle

Courtyard wall. C18 or early C19. Dressed stone. L-plan. Attached to the
north-east corner of the castle is a short stretch of castellated wall c.12 ft.
high containing pointed-arched doorway with continuous roll-moulded surround.
Door has Y-tracery panels.

On right return a wall in similar style c.10 ft. high and c.60 yards long.
In centre a segmental carriage arch, with square corniced piers, over which
the castellation rises with the arch.

Listing NGR: NZ0849278587

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