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Latitude: 55.6513 / 55°39'4"N
Longitude: -1.9076 / 1°54'27"W
OS Eastings: 405910
OS Northings: 639754
OS Grid: NU059397
Mapcode National: GBR H333.S0
Mapcode Global: WH9Z5.N6TZ
Entry Name: East Kyloe Tower
Listing Date: 6 May 1952
Last Amended: 15 May 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303192
English Heritage Legacy ID: 237770
Location: Kyloe, Northumberland, TD15
Civil Parish: Kyloe
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Lowick and Kyloe St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NU 03 NE KYLOE EAST KYLOE
7/62 East Kyloe tower
6/5/52 (formerly listed as
Kyloe Pele Tower)
Tower. Probably C14. Squared stone. Standing to c.15 ft., i.e. to top of
ground floor. South side stands c.1O ft. higher. c.36 ft. square. Slit window
on west side. Another slit window on east side now enlarged and part of much
later entrance. Original door blocked and covered by farmbuildings on south
Interior: Walls 8 ft. thick. Tunnel vault with corbels for former flooring.
Deep splays to both slit windows.
Remains of newel stair, in thickness of wall in south-west corner, has small
pointed tunnel-vaulted antechamber and one doorway with truncated triangular
head; the other doorway has pointed arch.
Listing NGR: NU0591039754
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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