Keys to the Past

Tone Hall (Chollerton)

Tone Hall, Chollerton. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Tone Hall, Chollerton. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Tone Hall is a late 17th or early 18th century farmhouse. It is said to have been built on the site of a grange of Newminster Abbey. It has thick walls and may once have been fortified as a defence against reivers. The doors and windows were probably built in about 1800. There are also two 19th century extensions. This is a Grade II listed building protected by law.

Reference number:N9512
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER
DESK BASED ASSESSMENT, Green Rigg Wind Farm: cumulative review of landscape and visual and archaeological issues 2006; Northern Archaeological Associates

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Source of Reference
Local History of Chollerton

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