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Terrace Wall to South of Mortham Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Rokeby, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5228 / 54°31'22"N

Longitude: -1.8682 / 1°52'5"W

OS Eastings: 408628

OS Northings: 514173

OS Grid: NZ086141

Mapcode National: GBR HJD4.BH

Mapcode Global: WHC5R.8LM3

Entry Name: Terrace Wall to South of Mortham Tower

Listing Date: 28 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111728

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

13/138 Terrace wall to
south of Mortham
Tower

GV II


Terrace wall, probably C19, incorporating medieval fragments. Coursed rubble.
Wall 1.5 metres high runs south from south-east range of Mortham Tower (q.v.),
with short return joining garden wall to east. Double flight of stone steps
at centre. At south-west corner a re-set C13 moulded jamb, probably from
Egglestone Abbey (q.v.); to north of steps a fragment of a C13 cross slab.


Listing NGR: NZ0862814173

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