Stable Cottage (Wall)
The older part of Stable Cottage was probably once a late 16th or early 17th century bastle, though it has been much altered, and in the 19th century it was three separate cottages. There is a local tradition that there were fireplaces in the attic, which is believed to have been a hide-out for a Jacobite refugee in the later 17th century.
|Historical period:||Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)|
|Legal status:||Conservation area|
|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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