List grade: 1
List number: 1304282
Grid ref: NU1826917715

Heiferlaw Tower


Heiferlaw Tower was a lookout tower for Alnwick Abbey, built in the late 15th century. It is a large squared stone 3 story and roofless tower. The tower has a panel bearing the Alnwick Abbey and Percy arms - a pair of fetterlocks (handcuffs) within a crescent, which was a design used by the 4th Earl of Northumberland, who also built the tower house at Hulne Friary.[1] Heiferlaw Tower is a Grade I listed building.
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Heiferlaw Tower

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Heiferlaw Tower

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Heiferlaw Tower

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
HeiferLaw Tower

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
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HEIFERLAW TOWER - List Entry
- "Lookout tower for Alnwick Abbey, dateable to 1470-89 from heraldry. Large squared stone; roofless. Rectangular 3-storey tower 8.76 x 7.4 metres externally. South elevation shows ground floor loop ...

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Alnwick Abbey
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Alnwick Abbey
- Overview About Alnwick Abbey Map Street View   Alnwick Abbey was founded as a Premonstratensian monastery in 1147 by Eustace fitz John near Alnwick, England, as a daughter house of ...

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