CLIFFORD'S FORT WEST AND SOUTH WEST WALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1025359
Date first listed:
19-Feb-1986
Statutory Address:
CLIFFORD'S FORT WEST AND SOUTH WEST WALL, UNION ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CLIFFORD'S FORT WEST AND SOUTH WEST WALL, UNION ROAD

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

District:
North Tyneside (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
NZ 36288 68461

Details

TYNEMOUTH UNION ROAD (east side, off) NZ 3668 SW 15/136 Clifford's Fort west and south west wall. G.V. II* Fort wall, 1672. Sandstone ashlar and brick. Tapered nosed wall; brick upper courses with bricked-up musket holes. Partly obscured by later buildings. Source: H.E. Craster History of Northumberland vol. VIII 1907; 182,200, 276. Partly demolished by building work south of Trinity House almshouses in progress at time of survey. A scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: NZ3628768461

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
303384
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Craster, H H E, 'A History of Northumberland' in The Parish Of Tynemouth, (1907), 182, 200
Craster, H H E, 'A History of Northumberland' in The Parish Of Tynemouth, (1907), 276

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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