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Compensation Arch and Basin at Catcleugh Reservoir

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochester, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.3205 / 55°19'13"N

Longitude: -2.3968 / 2°23'48"W

OS Eastings: 374917

OS Northings: 603009

OS Grid: NT749030

Mapcode National: GBR C6PX.WK

Mapcode Global: WH8ZC.4JYL

Entry Name: Compensation Arch and Basin at Catcleugh Reservoir

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239735

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

NT 70 SW
7/75 Compensation Arch
and Basin at
Catcleugh Reservoir

Compensation arch and basin carrying River Rede at base of Catcleugh Dam.
1899 by T. & C. Hawksley for the Newcastle and Gateshead Water Co. Rock-
faced stone. Round tunnel entry c.15 ft. in diameter with flanking pilasters,
set in pedimented screen wall with very large datestone.

Side walls of basin step down to low front wall with curved corners and
square piers with pyramidal caps.

Listing NGR: NT7491703009

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

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