Capheaton tilery, Mirlaw House, Kirkwhelpington - Northumberland (UA)

Tilery built for the Kirkharle Estate c1800. Masonry and the brick vaults are in a poor condition due to invasive vegetation and loss of fabric. Vegetation control would help secure its long-term future.

Capheaton tilery, Mirlaw House, Kirkwhelpington - Northumberland (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Capheaton tilery
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1006418
  • Local Planning Authority: Northumberland (UA)
  • Site Type: Industrial


  • Building Name: Capheaton tilery
  • Unitary Authority: Northumberland (UA)
  • Parish: Kirkwhelpington
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Hexham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private

Contact Details

Kate Wilson 0191 269 1221

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England