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Churchyard Wall and Gateway East and South of Church of St Aidan

A Grade II Listed Building in Bamburgh, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.6076 / 55°36'27"N

Longitude: -1.7175 / 1°43'2"W

OS Eastings: 417895

OS Northings: 634924

OS Grid: NU178349

Mapcode National: GBR J3FL.ZN

Mapcode Global: WHC0L.L9CZ

Entry Name: Churchyard Wall and Gateway East and South of Church of St Aidan

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237852

Location: Bamburgh, Northumberland, NE69

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Bamburgh

Built-Up Area: Bamburgh

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Bamburgh St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 1734
(North side)
Churchyard wall
and gateway east
and south of Church
of St. Aidan
Churchyard wall, gatepiers and gate. Medieval and C18. Squared stone and
random rubble, ashlar piers, wrought-iron gates.
East wall is largely of squared stone, c. 6 ft. high. A section c. 15 yards
long, east of the church,has chamfered plinth and large medieval squared stone.
This is said to be the remains of The Master of Bamburgh's tower.
Gateway in south-east corner has square corniced gatepiers with ball finials.
Gates have boss with decorative spearhead finials.

Listing NGR: NU1789834922

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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