History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Gothick Ruin 200 Metres North East of Blagdon Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Stannington, Northumberland

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 55.0882 / 55°5'17"N

Longitude: -1.6607 / 1°39'38"W

OS Eastings: 421755

OS Northings: 577136

OS Grid: NZ217771

Mapcode National: GBR J9VL.8T

Mapcode Global: WHC34.GCFN

Entry Name: Gothick Ruin 200 Metres North East of Blagdon Hall

Listing Date: 28 April 1969

Last Amended: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042622

English Heritage Legacy ID: 238986

Location: Stannington, Northumberland, NE13

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Stannington

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Stannington St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

Find accommodation in
Stannington

Listing Text

STANNINGTON BLAGDON
NZ 2177
13/78 Gothick ruin 200
28.4.69 metres north-east
of Blagdon Hall
GV II
Folly, early C19. Roughly-squared stone with cut dressings. Gothick style.
A tall piece of wall with a partly-blocked window of 3 pointed-arched lights,
a small 2-light opening above and a Classical scrolly bracket built in above
that; set slightly forward to the right, a lower fragment shows a pointed
doorway with hoodmould. Set in the ground immediately in front is a stone
coffin with part of its lid, plain and of slightly arched section.

Reputedly brought from the medieval hospital site at Hartford Bridge, along
with a small square stone with a simple chip-carved cross,set in the central
light of the blocked window, which might be a C12 headstone (cf. Pittington,
County Durham).


Listing NGR: NZ2175577136

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.