Church of St Mary, Rokeby, Rokeby - County Durham (UA)

Former parish church, consecrated in 1778 with the chancel added in 1877. It stands on high ground within Rokeby Park (registered grade II*) and just 30 metres from the relentless A66. The building has been subject to multiple instances of heritage crime leading to water ingress. Discussions are underway about its future.

Church of St Mary, Rokeby, Rokeby - County Durham (UA)
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1121673
    Local Planning Authority:
    County Durham (UA)
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary
    Unitary Authority:
    County Durham (UA)
    Parish:
    Rokeby
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Bishop Auckland
    Region:
    North East

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Ownership:
    Private
    Designation:
    Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade II*