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Latitude: 55.6314 / 55°37'53"N
Longitude: -2.0897 / 2°5'23"W
OS Eastings: 394448
OS Northings: 637541
OS Grid: NT944375
Mapcode National: GBR F3VB.C4
Mapcode Global: WH9Z2.WQ28
Plus Code: 9C7VJWJ6+H4
Entry Name: Ford Castle North Forecourt Wall and Gateway with Laundry and Service Wing Attached to Rear
Listing Date: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042186
English Heritage Legacy ID: 238058
Location: Ford, Northumberland, TD15
Civil Parish: Ford
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Ford And Etal
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
FORD FORD CASTLE
17/91 North Forecourt
Wall and Gateway
with laundry and
attached to rear
Gateway and forecourt wall with laundry and service wing of castle attached to
rear. 1791 by J. Nisbet for Sir John Hussey Deleval. Laundry and service
wing added mid-late C19 for the Marchioness of Waterford. Ashlar. Wall and
gateway Gothick style. Central high pedestrian gateway. It has a pointed
arch with imitation portcullis, set in a blank trefoiled arch. Modillion
cornice and 3 pierced quartrefoils in the parapet. Left and right castellated
Attached to east end of rear a laundry; single storey, 7 bays. Central
boarded door with 3-pane overlight. 12-pane sashes in stop-chamfered surrounds.
Gabled roof with Lakeland slates. Interior shows laundry equipment of the
Attached to west end of rear the service wing in similar style. Irregular
plan with boarded doors, 12-pane sashes and Lakeland slate roofs.
Listing NGR: NT9444837541
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