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Dyke House Farm (Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh)

Dyke House Farm, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Dyke House Farm, Knaresdale with Kirkhaugh. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Dyke House Farm was built around the year 1700. It is a bastle-like building, although it may have been built in a bastle style, rather than as a serious defensive building.

Reference number:N5948
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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