Castle Wall, behind 3, North Bailey, Durham and Framwellgate - County Durham (UA)

C12 castle wall with base of angle tower. Consists of coursed squared sandstone. Suffering from progressive collapse of wall face and the core requires urgent attention to avoid further substantial failure. A Historic England grant has been awarded for project development and a detailed scheme for repair has been prepared.

Castle Wall, behind 3, North Bailey, Durham and Framwellgate - County Durham (UA)
© Niven Architects

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CASTLE WALL BEHIND NO.3
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1322845
    Local Planning Authority:
    County Durham (UA)
    Site Type:
    Defence > Town defences

Location

    Building Name:
    Castle Wall
    Street Number:
    3
    Street Name:
    North Bailey
    Locality:
    Durham and Framwellgate
    Unitary Authority:
    County Durham (UA)
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    City of Durham
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Very bad
    Occupancy / Use:
    Not applicable
    Priority:
    B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    B
    Ownership:
    Charity (non-heritage)
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade I, CA