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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: DALLY CASTLE

List entry Number: 1044856

Location

DALLY CASTLE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthumberlandUnitary AuthorityGreystead

National Park: NORTHUMBERLAND

Grade: I

Date first listed: 07-Jan-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 239677

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History

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Details

NY 78 SE 37/17

GREYSTEAD DALLY CASTLE Dally Castle

I

Ruined castle. C13 and C14. Squared stone. Rectangular, c.50 x 30 ft. with projecting towers at three corners. The walls stand from two feet to about five feet above ground and more below the surface. Finely-cut chamfered plinth. Several arrow slits and parts of arrow slits remain. They are finely-detailed with rounded jambs and steeply-sloping sills and lintels.

Northumberland County History : Vol XV.

Listing NGR: NY7758284384

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Dodds Hope, M, 'A History of Northumberland' in The Parish of Simonburn Modern Parishes Humshaugh Bellingham Falstone Thorneyburn with Greystead Wark Rothbury Alwinton Chapely Holstone Lordship Kila, , Vol. 15, (1940)

National Grid Reference: NY7748284384

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