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Village Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Rennington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4755 / 55°28'31"N

Longitude: -1.6803 / 1°40'49"W

OS Eastings: 420306

OS Northings: 620229

OS Grid: NU203202

Mapcode National: GBR J5Q4.00

Mapcode Global: WHC16.5M3S

Entry Name: Village Hall

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154717

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237104

Location: Rennington, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Rennington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Rennington with Rock

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(North side)

15/213 Village Hall


Sunday School, now Village Hall. Dated 1855 with initials R.W.B. and C.B.
(Rev. Robert William Bosanquet and his wife Caroline). Tooled squared stone
with tooled-and-margined ashlar dressings; roof of large blue slates with
ornamental orange tile ridge. T-plan.

West front single storey, 3 bays, symmetrical. Chamfered plinth. Projecting
centre has boarded double doors under flat-pointed arch in square frame, with
hoodmould, flanked by small windows. Datestone above, and re-set datestone
inscribed 1623 T.S., A.S. (Thomas Salkeld and wife) taken from the 'Mid Hall'
which previously occupied the site. Slit window beneath coped gable on
moulded kneelers, with finial. Flanking bays have 2-light mullioned windows
with hoodmoulds; chamfered corbels to the eaves. Gable ends have stepped
coping on moulded kneelers, and stacks with diagonally-set banded shafts.
Windows are fixed casements with horizontal glazing bars, in double-chamfered

Right return shows projecting stepped chimney breast, with sunk panel
enclosing re-set sundial dated MDCC. Rear elevation shows three similar 2-
light windows.

Rendered pent extension to north is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2030620229

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

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