Old Hollinside

28 Aug 1999
Old Hollinside, Clockburn Lane, Whickham, Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

NZ 15 NE WHICKHAM CLOCKBURN LANE (south side) 10/121 Old Hollinside 1.2.50 I

Fortified Manor House. Possibly C13. Sandstone rubble; coursed squared sandstone lower part. Quoins, larger in lower sections. Plan: hall with small chamber at south-west, larger chambers at south-east and north- east flanking entrance. Evidence of 2 storeys; 3 bays. East elevation: flat lintel and alternate block jambs to empty entrance under lintel, with rectangular window at first floor, recessed behind tall 2-centred arch under turret. Passage behind entrance may have contained stair. Small rectangular window at right of south-east chamber. South elevation shows 2 windows at ground floor and 1 at right with chamfered stone lintels and sills with irregular jambs. 2-light 2-centred-arched window at first floor west has plate tracery with vesica between light heads. North elevation has small rectangular window at ground floor and larger rectangular window at first floor; stone drain at right. Interior shows corbels in south wall above window level. North-east chamber has barrel vault running north south. Empty and roofless at time of survey.

Listing NGR: NZ1855759920


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1327 IOE Records taken by Edmund Martin; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Edmund Martin. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Martin, Edmund

Rights Holder: Martin, Edmund


Rubble, Sandstone, Medieval Fortified Manor House, Monument (By Form), Fortified House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Defence