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Gateway Spanning Road to North of Craster Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Craster, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4701 / 55°28'12"N

Longitude: -1.6049 / 1°36'17"W

OS Eastings: 425073

OS Northings: 619657

OS Grid: NU250196

Mapcode National: GBR K575.BY

Mapcode Global: WHC17.9RZX

Entry Name: Gateway Spanning Road to North of Craster Tower

Listing Date: 31 December 1969

Last Amended: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153376

English Heritage Legacy ID: 236937

Location: Craster, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Craster

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Embleton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NU 21 NE


Gateway spanning road to north of Craster Tower
(formerly listed as Gateway at Craster Tower)


Ornamental gateway. Late C18. Whinstone rubble with cut sandstone quoins,
dressings and parapet. Gothick style. Four-centred arch with square impost
band; cruciform loop above flanked by quatrefoil loops. Hollow-chamfered
string below embattled parapet. Returns shows similar band, string and
parapet. Lower flat-coped rear wall with central gateway but no arch.

Listing NGR: NU2507319657

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

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