Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

ELSDON VICARS PELE


ELSDON VICARS PELE
Photo ©Terry Walsh

A fortified Vicar's residence dating from 1415 which was in use as a Rectory until 1960. It was originally four storeys high, but has since been reduced to three. The walls are between 6 and 9 feet thick. It was fully restored in 1990.


 

Directions
On the B6341, off the A68, 25 miles north west of Newcastle
Elsdon, Northumberland NE19 1AB

 



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