Shield Hall (Slaley)
The farm at Shield Hall contains the remains of a late medieval building. Part of the building pre-dates the majority of the Northumberland towers, and probably dates to the 14th century. It was probably part of a medieval house. The block was altered in the later 17th or 18th century and turned into a farm building. It is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
|Legal status:||Listed Building|
|Event(s):||FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1956; J L Davidson|
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1966; J R Foster
Source of Reference
Local History of Slaley
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