TOWER AT HAGGERSTON CASTLE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1154644

Date first listed: 22-Dec-1969

Statutory Address: TOWER AT HAGGERSTON CASTLE

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Location

Statutory Address: TOWER AT HAGGERSTON CASTLE

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

District: Northumberland (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Ancroft

National Grid Reference: NU 04193 43714

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History

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Details

ANCROFT HAGGERSTON NU 04 SW 10/41 Tower at 22/12/69 Haggerston Castle

GV II

Tower (along with the Rotunda, q.v.) forms the remains of a house rebuilt 1893-7 by R. Norman Shaw for Thomas Leyland. The rest of the house was demolished in 1933. Ashlar. Very tall and slender L-plan tower. Round- headed ground-floor doorway on north side. The main tower has an elongated canted oriel on each side at the top, and moulded battlements.

Slightly higher stair tower of 12 storeys has small windows with chamfered surrounds. Brick-vaulted basement. The tower was both a water tower and a belvedere.

R. Norman Shaw : Andrew Saint : 1976.

Listing NGR: NU0419343714

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 237894

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Saint, A, Richard Norman Shaw, (1976)

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