This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

EAST KYLOE TOWER

List Entry Summary

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

Name: EAST KYLOE TOWER

List entry Number: 1303192

Location

EAST KYLOE TOWER

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

County:

District: Northumberland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Kyloe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-May-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 15-May-1986

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 237770

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

NU 03 NE KYLOE EAST KYLOE

7/62 East Kyloe tower 6/5/52 (formerly listed as Kyloe Pele Tower) II

Tower. Probably C14. Squared stone. Standing to c.15 ft., i.e. to top of ground floor. South side stands c.1O ft. higher. c.36 ft. square. Slit window on west side. Another slit window on east side now enlarged and part of much later entrance. Original door blocked and covered by farmbuildings on south side.

Interior: Walls 8 ft. thick. Tunnel vault with corbels for former flooring. Deep splays to both slit windows.

Remains of newel stair, in thickness of wall in south-west corner, has small pointed tunnel-vaulted antechamber and one doorway with truncated triangular head; the other doorway has pointed arch.

Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: NU0591039754

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: NU 05910 39754

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1303192 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 22-Sep-2018 at 07:33:30.

End of official listing