Remains of Kilton Castle, Kilton Thorpe Lane, Kilton, Lockwood - Redcar and Cleveland (UA)

C12-C13 castle ruin occupying a rocky outcrop. The building is in a very bad condition, with vertical cracks in its walls and there is some regeneration of vegetation. There is only limited management by the Estate.

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Kilton Castle: tower keep castle 130m east of Castle Cottages
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1018946
    Local Planning Authority:
    Redcar and Cleveland (UA)
    Site Type:
    Defence > Castle

Location

    Building Name:
    Remains of Kilton Castle
    Street Name:
    Kilton Thorpe Lane
    Locality:
    Kilton
    County:
    Tees Valley
    Unitary Authority:
    Redcar and Cleveland (UA)
    Parish:
    Lockwood
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Middlesbrough South and East Cleveland
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    A
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number(s):
    1018946 and 1136489

Contact Details

Kate Wilson 0191 269 1221