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Crenellated Retaining Wall to East of the Old Grammar School

A Grade II Listed Building in Hexham, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.9711 / 54°58'16"N

Longitude: -2.099 / 2°5'56"W

OS Eastings: 393759

OS Northings: 564060

OS Grid: NY937640

Mapcode National: GBR FBSY.CS

Mapcode Global: WHB2C.Q9NX

Plus Code: 9C6VXWC2+F9

Entry Name: Crenellated Retaining Wall to East of the Old Grammar School

Listing Date: 18 May 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1370752

English Heritage Legacy ID: 239025

Location: Hexham, Northumberland, NE46

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Hexham

Built-Up Area: Hexham

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Hexham

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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5334 Crenellated retaining
wall to east of the
Old Grammar School
NY 9364 1/110C


Mid to late C19; curved ashlar wall with crenellation starting at round arched
gateway opposite the south-east corner of the Old Grammar School and running
up to Hallgate, where it terminates in a capped pier. The wall is about 4-5
ft high to the north.

Listing NGR: NY9375964060

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