Keys to the Past

Chapel at Close House (Heddon-on-the-Wall)

Close House. Photo Northumberland County Council, 1956.
Close House. Photo Northumberland County Council, 1956.

Close House was the site of a medieval chapel. It was first recorded in 1313. It was still in use in the 18th century, but was pulled down in 1779 to build the present house. It is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N10872
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):HERITAGE ASSESSMENT, Close House, Heddon-on-the-Wall: an architectural-historical analysis 2014
WATCHING BRIEF, Watching brief at Close House, Heddon-on-the-Wall 2015; Alan Williams Archaeology

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Source of Reference
Local History of Heddon-on-the-Wall

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