LITTLE SWINBURNE TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1044908
Date first listed:
05-Sep-1985
Statutory Address:
LITTLE SWINBURNE TOWER

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Location

Statutory Address:
LITTLE SWINBURNE TOWER

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Chollerton
National Grid Reference:
NY 94971 77835

Details

NY 97 NW CHOLLERTON LITTLE SWINBURNE

10/61 Little Swinburne Tower

II

Ruined tower house. C15. Random rubble. Substantial parts of south and west walls stand to c30 feet. East and north walls are more fragmentary and have largely lost their facing stone.

South and west walls have chamfered offset at first floor level.

West side shows trace of roof of building now demolished.

Interior has vestiges of basement vault and traces of 1st floor fireplace.

Listing NGR: NY9497177835

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
239596
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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/06132/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Kenneth Robinson. Source Historic England Archive
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