Keys to the Past

South Hayleazes bastle (Allendale)

The house at South Hayleazes has been rebuilt in the late 20th century, but before this occurred the remains of a possible bastle were visible. The side walls measured one metre thick and other features included the possible site of a ground floor doorway, an upper doorway with windows each side. It seems to have been a rather superior bastle or bastle-type house.

Reference number:N7304
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Allendale


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