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Rochester Old School House

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.2749 / 55°16'29"N

Longitude: -2.2635 / 2°15'48"W

OS Eastings: 383358

OS Northings: 597895

OS Grid: NY833978

Mapcode National: GBR D7MF.RX

Mapcode Global: WHB0R.6PD1

Plus Code: 9C7V7PFP+XJ

Entry Name: Rochester Old School House

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1044874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239723

Location: Rochester, Northumberland, NE19

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Rochester

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Horsley with Byrness

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NY 89 NW (East side)

16/63 Rochester Old
School House


Former school now private house. Mid C19, porch built 1852. Dressed stone
with Welsh slate roof. Single-storey, 4-bay school with gabled roof.

Porch on right return built of Roman stones from Bremenium (High Rochester).
The stones include many channelled gutterstones and the ball finials to the
kneelers are ballistae or projectiles from spring guns.

C20 addition to left not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NY8335897895

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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