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Latitude: 54.7755 / 54°46'31"N
Longitude: -1.575 / 1°34'30"W
OS Eastings: 427434
OS Northings: 542368
OS Grid: NZ274423
Mapcode National: GBR KFF6.TX
Mapcode Global: WHC4Q.S75C
Entry Name: Bastion Behind No. 50 and Wall Attached
Listing Date: 10 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1322897
English Heritage Legacy ID: 110454
Location: County Durham, DH1
County: County Durham
Electoral Ward/Division: Elvet and Gilesgate
Built-Up Area: Durham
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
DURHAM AND FRAMWELLGATE SADDLER STREET
NZ 2742 SW (West side, off)
14/399 Bastion behind No. 50
and wall attached
Castle wall and bastion. Date uncertain; late medieval. Coursed squared
sandstone with ashlar dressings. High wall part of North Bailey; bastion
of 2 storeys with round north wall. High 4-course chamfered plinth; stone
side steps behind No. 2 Owengate lead to first floor chamfered-Tudor arched
door. Parapet with sloped coping.
Interior has round-headed openings on 3 north faces; chamfered-Tudor arched
door to rear under corbelled brick arch in thickness of wall.
Listing NGR: NZ2743442368
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