bastle house


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bastel house, bastille house, bastle house

A partly fortified house whose lowest story usually is vaulted.
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The former bastle house has been sympathetically restored and improved to offer a characterful home featuring flagstone flooring and exposed stone work throughout.
Using the latest technology, a team from Northumbria University is to take a 3D laser scan of Black Middens, an historic bastle house at Tarset, near Kielder, in the care of English Heritage.
ORIGINALLY constructed as a bastle house, Oakpool retains a wealth of charm.
LOOKING at Oakpool today, it's hard to imagine the property's former life as a bastle house - built to withstand savage attacks from cruel Border Reivers.
A STUNNING stone farmhouse/smallholding incorporating a traditional bastle house has come up for sale in a sought-after area.
A TRULY stunning former Bastle house with 41 acres of land and sporting rights has come up for sale.
Falstone Barns FALSTONE Barns is the brainchild of Nickey and Simon Forster, who live in a 400-year-old bastle house set within 38 acres deep in the North Tyne Valley near Kielder Water.
The centrepiece of Broomhaugh Farmhouse at Riding Mill, Northumberland, is a 300-year-old bastle house - an ancient fortified defence dating back to the days of the Border Reivers.
The centrepiece of Broomhaugh Farmhouse at Riding Mill is a 300-year-old bastle house - an ancient fortified defence dating back to the days of the Border Reivers.
A CONSERVATION project that has safeguarded the remains of an important historic bastle house near Otterburn in Northumberland was the first winner of Constructing Excellence in the North East's 'Heritage Award'.
What: A Grade II-listed barn and bastle house conversion with versatile four or five-bedroom accommodation.
By using funds from the higher level scheme, we have been able to help the farmer protect this unique North East bastle house.