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Gable End rokeby House the Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Rokeby, County Durham

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Latitude: 54.5127 / 54°30'45"N

Longitude: -1.8643 / 1°51'51"W

OS Eastings: 408880

OS Northings: 513047

OS Grid: NZ088130

Mapcode National: GBR HJF8.53

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.BTGW

Entry Name: Gable End rokeby House the Cottage

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111716

Location: Rokeby, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Rokeby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

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Listing Text

NZ 0813 ROKEBY A66
(South side, off)

14/127 - Rokeby House,
The Cottage,
and Gable End


3 houses. Various C18 dates except for Rokeby House; Rokeby House added
and all houses refenestrated in early C19. Squared stone with tooled-and-
margined lintels; Rokeby House has graduated stone slate roof, the other
houses C20 concrete tiles. 2 storeys, 7 bays. in all. 2-bay Rokeby House
at left is slightly taller than the others and has a 4-panel door with 4-pane
overlight; other doors renewed. 16-pane sash windows (except for one C20
bow). Old angle quoins visible in the front elevation evidence 4 stages of
addition to an early C18 2-bay original house. End and 4 ridge stacks.
12-pane Yorkshire sash on right return.

1½-storey rear wing to Rokeby House has 3 low fixed windows, heavily barred,
in chamfered surrounds.

Interior: Rokeby House was Greta Bridge police station in C19. In rear
wing 2 cells with original doors and vertical-sliding iron shutters.

Listing NGR: NZ0888013047

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

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