RAVENSWORTH CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1025151
Date first listed:
18-Nov-1985
Statutory Address:
RAVENSWORTH CASTLE, CROSS LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
RAVENSWORTH CASTLE, CROSS LANE

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

District:
Gateshead (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Lamesley
National Grid Reference:
NZ 23217 59094

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

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
303833
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 22 May 2000
Reference: IOE01/00649/10
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Bob Cottrell. Source Historic England Archive
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