Keys to the Past

Rock Hall (Rennington)

Rock Hall, Rennington. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Rock Hall, Rennington. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Oratory at Rock Hall, Rennington. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Oratory at Rock Hall, Rennington. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Rock Hall is a large house standing at the west end of Rock Village. The earliest part of the building is a hall block which runs in a north-south direction. This is thought to be 14th century in date. In the 15th century the south wing of this block was

Reference number:N5841
Historical period: Georgian (1714 to 1830)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1955; E Geary
FIELD OBSERVATION, Ordnance Survey Archaeology Division Field Investigation 1969; D Smith
FIELD OBSERVATION, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Rennington


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