Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

WHITTINGHAM PELE TOWER


WHITTINGHAM PELE TOWER
Whittingham Pele, © Bill Boaden and licensed for reuse under cc-by-sa/2.0

A late 13th Century, 3 storey, fortified pele tower with walls 8 feet thick. It fell into ruin but was restored in 1845 by Countess Ravensworth so that it could be used as alms houses. It is now a private home.


 

Directions
Of A697, 7 miles west of Alnwick
Garden Terrace, Whittingham, Northumberland NE66 4RD

 



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