Castles and Fortifications of England and Wales

WHALTON TOWER


WHALTON TOWER
Photo Malcolm Butler

A late 14th or early 15th century Pele Tower containing the remains of a spiral staircase which led to the upper rooms and battlements. The tower consists of two vaulted apartments with strong arch roofs, was probably three storeys high originally and was later extended in the 16th century. Private.


 

Directions
By B6524, 1 mile north east of A696 at Belsay, 12 miles north-west of Newcastle
Whalton, Morpeth, Northumberland NE61 3XA

 



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