British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Hartington Hall, Rothley

Description: Hartington Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 May 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 236309

OS Grid Reference: NZ0229588073
OS Grid Coordinates: 402295, 588073
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1869, -1.9655

Location: Rothley, Northumberland NE61 4BN

Locality: Rothley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 4BN

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

NZ 08 NW
17/70 Hartington Hall


House. Early C17 probably with Cl6 core. Openings renewed C18. Roof and rear
wing altered mid-C19. Random rubble with Welsh slate roof. L-plan with C18
outshut in re-entrant angle.

3 storeys, 3 bays. Central door of 6 flush panels in slightly-chamfered
surround. Renewed 6-pane sashes; the lintels and sills are C18, the jambs
earlier. Gabled roof with overlapping coping, kneelers and rock-faced corniced
end stacks. Quoins and fragments of wall of older house on left return.

Interior: Walls c.40 inches thick. On ground floor 2 large Cl7 fireplaces
with outer chamfers, cyma-moulded surrounds with broach stops and Tudor-arched
lintels; also a doorway with broad chamfered Tudor-arched surround; oak beams.
Oak beams also on 1st floor. On 2nd floor a C17 fireplace with flat lintel
on large rounded corbels.

Referred to as a bastle in 1542.

Listing NGR: NZ0229588073

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.