West Plenmeller (Plenmeller with Whitfield)
This building is a small bastle with thick walls. It is still used as a house. It was probably built in the late 16th or early 17th century, but was remodelled in the mid-18th century. A new front was added about 1800 and a new wing added in the late 19th century. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
|Event(s):||PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER|
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Source of Reference
Local History of Plenmeller with Whitfield
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