Church, 50 metres north east of Croxdale Hall, Croxdale Hall, Croxdale and Hett - County Durham (UA)

Medieval former church with nave dating back to late C11 and chancel to late C12. Altered in later centuries but Norman south doorway contains the original door with iron hinges. On the Croxdale Estate and rarely opened up. There is severe damp in the building, both rising damp in the floors and walls and penetrating damp over the chancel arch.

Church, 50 metres north east of Croxdale Hall, Croxdale Hall, Croxdale and Hett - County Durham (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Croxdale medieval chapel and churchyard cross base
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1019820
  • Local Planning Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church
  • Locality: Croxdale Hall
  • Unitary Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Parish: Croxdale and Hett
  • Parliamentary Constituency: City of Durham
  • 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
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Buildings - 1 grade I; 1 grade II, RPG grade II*, CA
  • List Entry Number(s): 1019820 and 1120740; 1120741

Contact Details

Kate Wilson 0191 269 1221

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England