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Temple House bastle (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Bastle at Temple House Farm, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Bastle at Temple House Farm, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Temple House bastle is attached to Temple House farmhouse. The bastle was built after 1540, in the post-medieval period. Much of the bastle has been altered and one wall has been completely rebuilt.

Reference number:N5942
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER

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Source of Reference
Local History of Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh


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