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© Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB

IoE Number: 303830
Location: STABLE BLOCK AND GATEHOUSES TO EAST OF RAVENSWORTH CASTLE, CROSS LANE (south off)
  LAMESLEY, GATESHEAD, TYNE AND WEAR
Photographer: Mr Bob Cottrell ARPS AFIAP DPAGB
Date Photographed: 20 May 2000
Date listed: 18 November 1985
Date of last amendment: 18 November 1985
Grade II

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NZ 25 NWLAMESLEYCROSS LANE(south side, off)11/64Stable block andgatehouses to east of

NZ 25 NW LAMESLEY CROSS LANE (south side, off) 11/64 Stable block and gatehouses to east of Ravensworth Castle. G.V. II Stables, arches and towers. Circa 1840. Coursed squared sandstone with ashlar dressings; roof of graduated Westmorland slate. Gothick style. Eastern gate house: spiked and studded double gate in buttressed double chamfered 4-centred arch flanked by octagonal towers of three storeys and one bay with lancet windows to ground and first floor. Later infill over gate has 3-light stone transomed and mullioned window with label mould; crenellated parapet on corbels; square towers set back have pyramidal Westmorland slate roofs. West elevation shows 4-light stone mullioned and transomed window and a corbelled parapet above arch. Octagonal clock tower over western arch entrance to stable block. Stable ranges around courtyard have stone mullioned and transomed windows, coped buttresses and Tudor arches; some original doors and stable fittings. Western range has square tower with pointed arches in upper stages and coped crenellated parapets at north-west corner.

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