Chipchase Castle (Chollerton)
Chipchase Castle is a very well-preserved 14th century tower house. It stands next to a manor house built in the early 17th century. The tower stands three-storeys high. These buildings are a Grade I listed building protected by law. The tower is also a Scheduled Monument.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
Scheduled Ancient Monument
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1965; R Lewis|
PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER
FIELD OBSERVATION, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER
AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY, Hadrian's Wall Landscape from Chesters to Greenhead 1999; T GATES
BUILDING SURVEY, Fabric recording at Chipchase Pele 1999; TYNE AND WEAR MUSEUMS
Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton
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