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Latitude: 55.3 / 55°17'59"N
Longitude: -2.0227 / 2°1'21"W
OS Eastings: 398658
OS Northings: 600652
OS Grid: NT986006
Mapcode National: GBR G794.WX
Mapcode Global: WHB0V.X10S
Entry Name: Hepple Tower
Listing Date: 21 October 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1371440
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236269
Location: Hepple, Northumberland, NE65
Civil Parish: Hepple
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Upper Coquetdale
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
HEPPLE B 6341
NY 90 SE
2/29 Hepple Tower
Tower. C14. Squared stone. Ruined. South wall stands to c.40 ft. Lower
part of stair projection to right was originally in centre of south wall but
east side has now collapsed.
Left return (west side) also stands to c.40 ft. Doorway on ground floor was
originally a window. Lintel of window on lst floor has stump of mullion and
holes for iron bars.
Rear (north) side stands to c.40 ft; the east side of it has collapsed.
East wall collapsed.
Interior: Walls c.8ft thick. Most of tunnel vault remains. Corbels below
vault formerly supported a loft. Round-headed, broadly-splayed, rere arch of
west window; above the inside of the window a chamfered string course.
Listing NGR: NT9865800652
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