THE CASTLE OF WARK ON TWEED

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1153601
Date first listed:
21-Sep-1951
Statutory Address:
THE CASTLE OF WARK ON TWEED

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE CASTLE OF WARK ON TWEED

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Carham
National Grid Reference:
NT 82341 38702

Details

CARHAM WARK-ON-TWEED NT 83 NW 8/13 The Castle of Wark-on-Tweed 21.9.51 II*

Ruined castle. Early C12, rebuilt 1153-6 and extended later. Random rubble. Originally a motte and bailey castle with a huge irregular-plan shell keep on the motte. All that remains is the motte with rubble core of the keep walls. AM 81.

Listing NGR: NT8234138702

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
237980
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: 21 Aug 1999
Reference: IOE01/00830/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Dr Edward Salthouse. Source Historic England Archive
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