Keys to the Past

Hadrian Cottages (Wall)

Hadrian Cottages, Wall. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Hadrian Cottages, Wall. Photo by Peter Ryder.

This pair of cottages were once a single bastle of late 16th or early 17th century date. The main body of the building, running parallel to the street, is a rectangular block with walls of roughly squared stone. The windows and doors are all probably of 19th century date. These are Grade II Listed Buildings protected by law.

Reference number:N8589
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Event(s):PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wall

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