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Farmbuildings to East of Mortham Tower and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Rokeby, County Durham

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Coordinates

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

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Listing Text

NZ 0814 ROKEBY MORTHAM

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

GV II


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

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