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Village Hall, Rennington

Description: Village Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 237104

OS Grid Reference: NU2030620229
OS Grid Coordinates: 420306, 620229
Latitude/Longitude: 55.4755, -1.6803

Location: Rennington, Northumberland NE66 3SD

Locality: Rennington
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 3SD

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Listing Text

(North side)

15/213 Village Hall


Sunday School, now Village Hall. Dated 1855 with initials R.W.B. and C.B.
(Rev. Robert William Bosanquet and his wife Caroline). Tooled squared stone
with tooled-and-margined ashlar dressings; roof of large blue slates with
ornamental orange tile ridge. T-plan.

West front single storey, 3 bays, symmetrical. Chamfered plinth. Projecting
centre has boarded double doors under flat-pointed arch in square frame, with
hoodmould, flanked by small windows. Datestone above, and re-set datestone
inscribed 1623 T.S., A.S. (Thomas Salkeld and wife) taken from the 'Mid Hall'
which previously occupied the site. Slit window beneath coped gable on
moulded kneelers, with finial. Flanking bays have 2-light mullioned windows
with hoodmoulds; chamfered corbels to the eaves. Gable ends have stepped
coping on moulded kneelers, and stacks with diagonally-set banded shafts.
Windows are fixed casements with horizontal glazing bars, in double-chamfered

Right return shows projecting stepped chimney breast, with sunk panel
enclosing re-set sundial dated MDCC. Rear elevation shows three similar 2-
light windows.

Rendered pent extension to north is not of special interest.

Listing NGR: NU2030620229

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

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