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Terrace Wall to South of Mortham Tower, Rokeby

Description: Terrace Wall to South of Mortham Tower

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111728

OS Grid Reference: NZ0862814173
OS Grid Coordinates: 408628, 514173
Latitude/Longitude: 54.5228, -1.8682

Location: Mortham Lane, Rokeby, Durham DL12 9RZ

Locality: Rokeby
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 9RZ

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Listing Text


13/138 Terrace wall to
south of Mortham


Terrace wall, probably C19, incorporating medieval fragments. Coursed rubble.
Wall 1.5 metres high runs south from south-east range of Mortham Tower (q.v.),
with short return joining garden wall to east. Double flight of stone steps
at centre. At south-west corner a re-set C13 moulded jamb, probably from
Egglestone Abbey (q.v.); to north of steps a fragment of a C13 cross slab.

Listing NGR: NZ0862814173

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Source: English Heritage

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