Keys to the Past

Blanchland Vicarage (Blanchland)

The present vicarage at Blanchland was built in 1936-7 on the site of an earlier house dating to 1780. It includes a sundial with the inscription `HB 1780'. Many fragments of medieval carved stone, probably from Blanchland Abbey, remain in the garden.

Reference number:N8520
Historical period: Mid 20th Century (1933 to 1966)
Legal status:Conservation area

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Source of Reference
Local History of Blanchland


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