Willington, Bedford, Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Enjoy the tranquil setting of this outstanding 16th-century stone-built dovecote and stable buildings alongside Willington church.
6.8 miles Historic House
Durham, DL14 7NR, United Kingdom
A charming Gothic Revival 'eyecatcher' built in 1760 in the park of the Bishops of Durham. It provided deer with shelter and food, and had grounds for picnics and rooms for enjoying the view.
7.4 miles Historic House
Staindrop, Darlington, Co Durham, DL2 3AH, United Kingdom
Home to Lord Barnard's family since 1626, Raby is one of finest medieval Castle's in England. Built by the mighty Nevill family in the 14th Century, Raby remained in the Nevill family until 1569 when after the failure of the Rising of the North, the Castle and it's...
14.9 miles Historic House
City Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and wear, NE1 2AS, United Kingdom
The Holy Jesus Hospital survives amid 1960s city-centre developments, displaying features from all periods of its 700-year existence. The National Trust's Inner City Project is now based here, working to provide opportunities for inner-city dwellers to gain access to...
16.7 miles Historic House
Coast Road, Whitburn, Tyne and Wear , SR6 7NH, United Kingdom
Boldly hooped in red and white, Souter is an iconic clifftop beacon, offering a great family-friendly visit. When opened in 1871, it was a technological marvel, being the first lighthouse built to use electricity. Decommissioned in 1988, the machinery remains in...
17.6 miles Historic House
Nr Galgate, Durham, DL12 8PR, United Kingdom
With fantastic views over the Tees Gorge this fortress sits on the fringe of an attractive working market town also known as ‘Barney’ so there is plenty to do for families on a day out. Try and spot Richard's boar emblem carved above a window in the inner ward...
20.1 miles Historic House
Barnard Castle, Co Durham, DL12 9RZ, United Kingdom
Rokeby Park was designed by the talented amateur architect, Sir Thomas Robinson. Constructed between 1725 - 1730 it is an important early example of the (then) new Palladian style. Unlike the conventional Palladian formula of offices linked to the main block by...
20.2 miles Historic House
Wylam, Northumberland, NE41 8BP, United Kingdom
This quaint small stone cottage was built circa 1760 to accommodate mining families. The furnishings reflect the year the great rail pioneer, George Stephenson was born here (1781), when his whole family lived in the one room.
20.3 miles Historic House
Station Bank, Mickley, Stocksfield, NE43 7DD, United Kingdom
Thomas Bewick (1753–1828), Northumberland's greatest artist, wood engraver and naturalist, was born in the cottage here. The nearby 19th-century farmhouse, the later home of the Bewick family, houses an exhibition on Bewick's life and work and a small shop selling...
21.3 miles Historic House
Moulton, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 6QH, United Kingdom
Elegant 17th-century manor house with a beautiful carved staircase
21.9 miles Historic House
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