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Walls of Former Garden to North of Rock Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Rennington, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.4766 / 55°28'35"N

Longitude: -1.6837 / 1°41'1"W

OS Eastings: 420090

OS Northings: 620356

OS Grid: NU200203

Mapcode National: GBR J5P3.8L

Mapcode Global: WHC16.3LHX

Entry Name: Walls of Former Garden to North of Rock Hall

Listing Date: 1 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154762

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237110

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

NU 2020

(West end)
Walls of former garden to north of Rock Hall


Garden walls and attached outbuildings. C18 and C19. North wall and west
wing wall brick in Flemish Garden Wall Bond 1 & 3; rear faces and other walls
coursed rubble; cut stone dressings. Outbuilding roof Welsh slate. Irregular
plan. South wall, 2.5 metres high, has doorway with flat-pointed head and
flat coping; at west end it joins yard wall to 'Chapel' (q.v.). Similar
east wall has 2 doorways of the same type, one near centre converted into a
window and one at north end now blocked; boarded door in alternating-block
surround between. Taller castellated section at north-east corner. Long
north wall, 3.3 metres high with flat coping, has 2 projecting castellated
turrets, which formerly held furnaces, on outer face; each has a flat-pointed
doorway and blind slits. Further west is a taller section of wall backed
by a small gabled storehouse with boarded door in similar doorway. To west
is wing wall, which runs south for c.20 metres. Beyond this is a castellated
blind gateway facing north: pointed arch with blind slits above and in
flanking turrets.

Westward continuation of north wall, with attached cottage, is not of special

Listing NGR: NU2009020356

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

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