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Doddington Bastle

A Grade II* Listed Building in Doddington, Wooler, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5862 / 55°35'10"N

Longitude: -2.0045 / 2°0'16"W

OS Eastings: 399812

OS Northings: 632503

OS Grid: NT998325

Mapcode National: GBR G3FV.TB

Mapcode Global: WH9ZB.5VQF

Plus Code: 9C7VHXPW+F5

Entry Name: Doddington Bastle

Listing Date: 15 May 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1303459

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237716

Location: Doddington, Northumberland, NE71

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Doddington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Doddington St Mary and St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NT 93 SE

Doddington Bastle


Ruined strong house. 1584 for Lord Grey. Very large roughly-dressed stone with
dressed stone quoins and window surrounds. T-shaped. 3-storey main block with
projecting 3-storey gabled stair tower.

Main block c.60 ft x 25 ft. West wall stands to full height, north wall to
c.20 ft. Doorway formerly to right of stair tower.

Tower stands to full height and has 3 slit windows on south front.

Remains of parapet visible in south-west corner.

To rear 3 large buttresses and blocked door. 2 slit windows.

Interior of stair tower has remains of stone newel stair. Large blocked segmental
arch to fireplace on ground floor. Further fireplace with flat lintel on 1st floor.

Listing NGR: NT9981232503

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

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