Gibside Hall, B6314, Gibside Estate, Rowlands Gill, Whickham - Gateshead

Large house/hall of 1603-20, enlarged in the C18 and altered early in the C19. Fell into disrepair early in the C20 and now a roofless shell in poor condition. Set in an early to mid-C18 park. The house requires major stabilisation and consolidation works. Natural England has funded the preparation of a management plan and prioritised schedule of repair works.

Gibside Hall, B6314, Gibside Estate, Rowlands Gill, Whickham - Gateshead
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Gibside Hall, 17th to 19th century country house
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1017224
  • Local Planning Authority: Gateshead
  • Site Type: Domestic > Country house


  • Building Name: Gibside Hall
  • Street Name: B6314
  • Locality: Gibside Estate, Rowlands Gill, Whickham
  • County: Tyne and Wear
  • District / Borough: Gateshead
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Blaydon
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Vacant/not in use
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Charity (heritage)
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II*, RPG grade I, CA
  • List Entry Number(s): 1017224 and 1299730