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Latitude: 55.1748 / 55°10'29"N
Longitude: -2.1935 / 2°11'36"W
OS Eastings: 387771
OS Northings: 586740
OS Grid: NY877867
Mapcode National: GBR F83L.XS
Mapcode Global: WHB1C.86Q7
Entry Name: Bastle 600 Yards North-North-East of Low Leam Farm
Listing Date: 7 March 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1044976
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239450
Location: Corsenside, Northumberland, NE48
Civil Parish: Corsenside
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Corsenside St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NY 88 NE CORSENSIDE WEST WOODBURN
2/70 Bastle 600 yards north-
north-east of Low Leam
Ruined bastle. Late C16 or early C17. Random rubble with massive quoins on
boulder plinth. Walls 4 ft thick. 45 ft by 25 ft. 3 walls stand almost to
full height. Original ground-floor door, to right of centre in long side,
has massive jamb stones and lintel with rounded arrises. Similar surrounds
to original upper door directly above. Left and right on 1st floor small
square windows with chamfered surrounds and holes for iron bars. Rear wall
has slit windows on both floors.
Inside has rebates for harr-hung door and drawbars. There is a set-back at
1st floor level for roof timbers and corbelling on right gable end for fireplace.
3 square recesses.
Listing NGR: NY8777186740
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