White Lea Bastle
NY 726-497 Northumberland England
White Lea Bastle is a typical 16th century stone two storey defensible farmhouse, which was substantially altered in the late 17th century. Within the strong walls, farmers and reivers found security for their livestock on the ground floor and for their family above. To the south of the Ayle Burn is Clarghyll Hall.
White Lea Bastle is located north of Alston, off the A686. 22 miles north-east of Penrith, on the A686.
The site is visible from the road.
Car parking is by the side of the road.