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RAVENSWORTH CASTLE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: RAVENSWORTH CASTLE

List entry Number: 1025151

Location

RAVENSWORTH CASTLE, CROSS LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: Gateshead

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish: Lamesley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Nov-1985

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 303833

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

NZ 25 NW LAMESLEY CROSS LANE (south side, off)

11/67 Ravensworth Castle

G.V. II*

Ruin. Remains of Ravensworth Castle. By Nash 1808, for Sir Thomas Liddell. Ashlar sandstone; Castle style. 4 storeys with door opening at ground floor, 2-light window opening under label moulds at first and second floor. Ruined third floor window opening. Historical note: some building work designed Sir Thomas' son Thomas Henry Liddell, about 1822. Building completed 1846.

Listing NGR: NZ2321759094

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National Grid Reference: NZ 23217 59094

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