History in Structure

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

Farmbuildings to East of Mortham Tower and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Rokeby, County Durham

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.


Latitude: 54.5228 / 54°31'22"N

Longitude: -1.8671 / 1°52'1"W

OS Eastings: 408701

OS Northings: 514173

OS Grid: NZ087141

Mapcode National: GBR HJD4.LH

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.9L53

Entry Name: Farmbuildings to East of Mortham Tower and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111732

Location: Rokeby, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Rokeby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Find accommodation in

Listing Text


13/142 Farmbuildings to
east of Mortham
Tower and
attached walls


Planned foldyard group of farmbuildings, probably late C18. Coursed rubble
with cut quoins and tooled-and-margined dressings; graduated stone slate
roofs. Ranges around yard open to east. Single-storey side ranges each
have central elliptical arch flanked by 3-bay round arcades; all arches
keyed, some blocked; also boarded doors and small windows. East ends show
boarded double doors under timber lintels; hip-ended roofs. 2 elliptical
arches and slit vents to rear of north range. West range has 2-storey barn
in centre; central boarded door re-using lintel of 2-light mullioned window,
2 tiers of slit vents, pitching door to left. Single-storey flanking parts
have boarded doors and blocked openings. Rear elevation of barn shows central
elliptical arch,with white brick voussoirs,under boarded pitching door; and
part-slatted loft window.

Walls, with flat slab coping and roughly-shaped monolith gate piers, on east
of yard and forming enclosures within yard.

Listing NGR: NZ0870114173

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.