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Latitude: 54.5127 / 54°30'45"N
Longitude: -1.8643 / 1°51'51"W
OS Eastings: 408880
OS Northings: 513047
OS Grid: NZ088130
Mapcode National: GBR HJF8.53
Mapcode Global: WHC5R.BTGW
Entry Name: Gable End rokeby House the Cottage
Listing Date: 28 October 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160774
English Heritage Legacy ID: 111716
Location: Rokeby, County Durham, DL12
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Rokeby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
NZ 0813 ROKEBY A66
(South side, off)
14/127 - Rokeby House,
and Gable End
3 houses. Various C18 dates except for Rokeby House; Rokeby House added
and all houses refenestrated in early C19. Squared stone with tooled-and-
margined lintels; Rokeby House has graduated stone slate roof, the other
houses C20 concrete tiles. 2 storeys, 7 bays. in all. 2-bay Rokeby House
at left is slightly taller than the others and has a 4-panel door with 4-pane
overlight; other doors renewed. 16-pane sash windows (except for one C20
bow). Old angle quoins visible in the front elevation evidence 4 stages of
addition to an early C18 2-bay original house. End and 4 ridge stacks.
12-pane Yorkshire sash on right return.
1½-storey rear wing to Rokeby House has 3 low fixed windows, heavily barred,
in chamfered surrounds.
Interior: Rokeby House was Greta Bridge police station in C19. In rear
wing 2 cells with original doors and vertical-sliding iron shutters.
Listing NGR: NZ0888013047
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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