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Wall on South Side of Churchyard, Blanchland

Description: Wall on South Side of Churchyard

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 240384

OS Grid Reference: NY9660750383
OS Grid Coordinates: 396607, 550383
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8482, -2.0544

Location: B6306, Blanchland, Northumberland DH8 9SS

Locality: Blanchland
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: DH8 9SS

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Listing Text

NY 9650
Wall on south side
24/18 of churchyard


Wall; west part and lower courses are part of south wall of early C13 abbey nave,
other parts C17 and later. Coursed stone with dressings. South elevation (to
garden of Lord Crewe Arms): tall section on left links to Lord Crewe Arms (q.v.)
and has chamfered plinth, corbel for former cloister roof and blocked lancet
above. To right of small C20 pent shed is blocked C17 doorway with flattened
triangular head; to far right wall links to church of St. Mary (q.v.); hollow-
chamfered jambs of medieval processional doorway at foot of wall.
North elevation to churchyard (ground level higher than on south): tall section
shows double trefoiled piscina and round pilaster.

Listing NGR: NY9660650383

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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