Ruins Of Whorlton Castle Undercrofts

30 Jul 2004
Ruins Of Whorlton Castle Undercrofts, Castle Bank, Whorlton, Hambleton, North Yorkshire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NZ 40 SE WHORLTON CASTLE BANK 9/166 Ruins of Whorlton Castle Undercrofts GV II* 2 barrel-vaulted undercrofts, probably C14, Sandstone ashlar, the facing much robbed out. The vaults run parallel, the south round, the north slightly pointed. The southern has a transomed west window, the right a doorway in transomed partition. An entrance projection to north has a pointed arch, but is much buried in soil.

On the west side a staircase with Caernarvon-arched doorway rises from a window embrasure. Schedule Ancient Monument County No 115.

Listing NGR: NZ4808002485


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0777 IOE Records taken by David H Garbutt; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David H. Garbutt. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Garbutt, David H.

Rights Holder: Garbutt, David H.


Ashlar, Sandstone, Medieval Undercroft, Unassigned, Building Component, Building, Castle, Monument (By Form), Defence