Keys to the Past

Nos 11 to 13 Market Place (Hexham)

This shop was built in the early 19th century, but the rear part of the building includes the main wall of the, now demolished, St Mary's Church, which was built in the 13th century. Traces of the churches windows can be seen. The stone cellar of the shop is probably of 17th century date. It is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N8920
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building
Event(s):DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Nos 11-13 Market Place (Stafford's Fruiterers), Hexham. A provisional archaeological assessment 2000
WATCHING BRIEF, St Mary's Church, Hexham. Archaeological recording at 11-13 Market Place 2001

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Hexham

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