Keys to the Past

South Healey Farmhouse (Nunnykirk)

South Healey Farmhouse, Nunnykirk. Photo by Peter Ryder.
South Healey Farmhouse, Nunnykirk. Photo by Peter Ryder.

The remains of a bastle are built into the farmhouse at South Healy. It is build of heavy stone rubble, with large stones at each corner. The building was altered in the early 19th century, and it was extended to the west.

Reference number:N10831
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Nunnykirk

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