Whorlton Castle Gatehouse, Castle Bank, Whorlton, Hambleton - North York Moors (NP)

Shell remains of a late C14 gatehouse, which was altered in the C16. Repair and improved management is required.

Whorlton Castle Gatehouse, Castle Bank, Whorlton, Hambleton - North York Moors (NP)
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    Whorlton Castle: a motte and bailey and tower house with associated garden, earthworks, ponds, park pale, field system, deserted village and church
    Heritage Category:
    Scheduled Monument
    List Entry Number:
    1007641
    Local Planning Authority:
    North York Moors (NP)
    Site Type:
    Defence > Castle

Location

    Building Name:
    Whorlton Castle Gatehouse
    Street Name:
    Castle Bank
    County:
    North Yorkshire
    District / Borough:
    Hambleton
    Parish:
    Whorlton
    National Park:
    North York Moors (NP)
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Richmond (Yorks)
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Scheduled Monument and Listed Buildings - 2 grade I; 1 grade II*, part in CA
    List Entry Number(s):
    1007641 and 1151332; 1294328; 1189310