WEST BITCHFIELD - List Entry

  • Description

    "House. C14 tower with additions of C16 and C17. Extensively restored and east wing added 1935 by Caroë and Lord Gort. Dressed stone and ashlar with Welsh slate roof. 3-storey tower to left with 2-storey, 6-bay house attached to right and C20 wing on extreme right. Tower: partly ruinous in 1930's. South side has C17 doorway with moulded surround; on south-east corner at 2nd floor level the start of a rounded corbel for a corner turret (cf. Belsay Castle). On west side several slit windows and one C16 window with moulded surround; other windows are 2- and 3-light mullioned windows of 1935. Attached hall and former kitchen wing, refaced in late C17...."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

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  • Further information

    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1303894
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 1 week, 1 day ago
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