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Robin Alston Country Houses Libraries England

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AXWELL dur Axwell Park
Clavering 1758
Built by Sir Thomas Clavering, designed by James Paine. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M.
Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. W. Watts, Seats, 1779.
AYTON BANK dur Ravensworth Castle
Boynton - Gascoigne - Liddel 1808+
Old house pulled down in 1808. Owned by Henry George Liddel, 2nd Earl of Ravesnworth - F.O. Morris, Series of
Picturesque Views, vol. V, 1866+. Rebuilt by Nash 1846. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. J.B. Burke, Visitation,
2nd Series, I, 1854, 62. Bought by Thomas Ravensworth in 1619. Owned by Sir Thomas H. Liddel, Baron
Ravensworth 1821. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. F.O. Morris,
Views, V, 1880, 17.
BARNARD CASTLE dur Ridley Hall
Davidson 1780?
John Davidson. Cambridge University.
BEAMISH dur Beamish Hall
Wray - Christian - Davison 1813+
Owned by Col. Wray 1651. Sold by George Wray to Maj. Christian 1671. Rebuild of house ca. 1737+. N. Pevsner,
County Durham, 1953. Owned by Morton J. Davison - E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of
... Durham. 1834.
BISHOP MIDDLEHAM dur Bishop Middleham Hall
Smeddle 1765+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Rev. John Smeddle in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
BLACKWELL dur Blackwell Grange
Allan 1700+
Enlarged 1722. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Large library. Built by George Allan. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross,
Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, I, 1852, 40.
BLACKWELL dur Blackwell Hall
Neville - Ewbank - Allen 1810?
Owned 1852 by Robert H. Allen, FSA, High Sherriff. J.B. Burke, Visitation, I, 1852, 39.
BRANCEPETH dur Brancepeth Castle
Neville - Cole - Bellasyse - Tempest - Russell med
Numerous owners: Neville family (1398); Cole family (1640); Sir Henry Ballasyse (1701); Earl of Fauconberg (17740;
John Tempest (1776); William Russell (1790). Owned by Matthew Russell, M.P. - J.P. Neale's Views, vol. I, 1818. N.
Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. S. Jones, Views, 1829. F.O. Morris, Views, VI, 1880.
BRANDON dur Burn Hall
Brackenbury - Claxton - Peacock - Smith - Salvin 1821+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by John Smith (d. 1715). Owned by Bryan J. Salvin in 1834. E. Mackenzie

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& M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
CASTLE EDEN dur Castle Eden
Burdon 1786
Built by Rowland Burdon, the Elder. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Rowland Burdon, the Younger in
1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd
Series, I, 1854, 215.
CHESTER-LE-STREET dur Lumley Castle
Lumley - Saunderson med
Founded by Sir Robert Lumley. Large library of John Lumley acquired by James I, then BM. Owned by Richard
Lumley Saunderson, Earl of Scarborough - J.P. Neale's Views, vol. I, 1818. W. Angus, Seats, 1787. S. Jones, Views,
1829. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd Series, I, 1854, 163. F.O. Morris, Views, IV, 1880, 9. [Anon] Lumley Castle. Derby:
English Life, [1953].
CROXDALE dur Croxdale Hall
Salvin 1760+
Built by General Salvin, the architect's father. Salvin family from 1474. Owned by William T. Salvin in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
DURHAM dur Lambton Hall [Castle]
Lambton - Morton med
Also known as Lambton Castle. Rebuilt 1815 on site of castle dismantled by William H. Lambton. Lambton family
since medieval times. Owned by John George Lambton, M.P. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. J.B. Burke,
Visitation, 2nd Series, I, 1854, 140. F.O. Morris, Series of Picturesque Views, vol. III, 1866. Owned by Henry Morton
in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. S. Jones, Views, 1829.
Library sold April 19-22, 1932.
DURHAM dur Oswald House
Richardby - Wilkinson 1800+
Built 1800+ by Mr -- Richardby; bought by Thomas Wilkinson - J.P. Neale's Views, vol. I, 1818.
EGGLESTONE dur Egglestone Hall
Hutchinson 1815+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Hutchinson family from 1700. Owned by George P. Hutchinson in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
ELEMORE dur Elemore Hall
Baker 1750+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by George Baker in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
ESH dur Esh Hall
Smythe 1687+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Smythe family from 1600. Built by Sir Edward Smythe. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross,
Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
FELLING dur Crow Hall
Wylam 1750+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Thomas Wylam in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
GAINFORD dur Gainford Hall
Cradock 1603+
Ruined by 1850. Restored. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by Rev. John Cradock. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross,
Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
GIBSIDE dur Gibside Hall
Blakiston - Bowes 1603+
Remodelled 1805. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by Sir William Blakiston. Passed to Bowes family in 1713.
Owned by George Bowes M.P. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B.
Burke, Visitation, 2nd Series, I, 1854, 57.
GREENCROFT dur Greencroft Hall
Hall - Clavering 1670+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Acquired by the Claverings in 1670. Owned by Sir Thomas Clavering in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HAMSTERLEY dur Hamsterley Hall
Swinburn - Surtees 1770+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by Henry Swinburn; completed by Anthony Surtees, owner in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HARDWICK dur Hardwick Hall
Aske - Maire - Wytham - Burdon 1720+

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N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Marquis of Cleveland in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HARPERLEY dur Harperley Hall
Cradock - Pearson - Wilkinson 1580+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by Marmaduke Cradock. Owned by George H. Wilkinson in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HEADLAM dur Headlam Hall
Neville - Brockett 1620+
Enlarged ca. 1720. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by William N. Brockett in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M.
Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HEBBURN dur Hebburn Hall
Carr - Ellison 1660+
Refaced 1790. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Cuthbert Ellison in 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd
Series, I, 1854, 238.
HEWORTH dur Heworth Hall
Salvin - Byerley - Milbanke - Watson 1700+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HILTON dur Hilton Castle
Hilton - Musgrave - Bowes 1700?
Hilton family to 1746; Sir Richard Musgrave; Bowes family since ca. 1780. Owned by John Lyon Bowes, Earl of
Strathmore - J.P. Neale's Views, vol. I, 1818.
HOLMSIDE dur Holmside New Hall
Hunter 1682+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by John Hunter. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View
of ... Durham. 1834.
HORDEN dur Horden Hall
Conyers - Burdon 1600+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by Christopher Conyers. Bought by Rowland Burdon 1767. E. Mackenzie &
M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HUNWICK dur Hunwick Old Hall
Burdon - Hutton - Eure - Neville - Reay - Spencer med
Medieval manor house. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Rev Robert Spencer in 1834. E. Mackenzie &
M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
HYLTON dur Hylton Castle
Hilton - Musgrave - Brisco - Bowes med
Owned 1854 by John Bowes. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd Series, I, 1854, 60. S. Jones, Views, 1829. J.P. Neale, Views, I,
1818.
LANGLEY dur Langley Hall
Scrope - Powlett - Lambton 1530+
Built by Henry, Lord Scrope. Ruined. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Ruined by 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross,
Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
MAINSFORTH dur Mainsforth Hall
Hutton - Surtees 1720+
Sold to Robert Surtees in 1708. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Robert Surtees FSA in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
REDWORTH dur Redworth House
Surtees 1580+
Enlarged 1744. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Robert Surtees in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross,
Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
RYTON dur Bradley Hall
Anderson - Hedley 1750+
Designed by Paine. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Anderson family from 1630. owned by Robert Hedley in 1834.
E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
SEAHAM dur Seaham Hall
Milbanke - Stewart 1780+
Byron's wedding celebrated here. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by the Marquis of Londonderry in
1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd
Series, II, 1855, 151.
SEDGEFIELD dur Sands Hall
Ord 1738+
Owned in 1794 by Ralph Ord. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953.

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SHOTTON dur Shotton Hall
Thompson - Brandling 1780+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. In Thompson family since 16 cent. Passed to Charles Brandling in 1756. Owned
by Rev Ralph J. Brandling in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
ST HELEN AUCKLAND dur St Helen Hall
Carr 1625+
Enlarged 18 cent. by Ralph Carr of Newcastle, M.P.
STAINDROP dur Raby Castle
Vane - Neville med
Neville; passed to Vane family. Bought from the Crown by Sir Henry Vane. Owned by the Neville family until 1569.
Durham University. Owned by William Harry Vane, Earl of Darlington - J.P. Neale's Views, vol. I, 1818. F.O. Morris,
Series of Picturesque Views, vol. II, 1866+. W. Angus, Seats, 1787. J.B. Burke, Visitation, I, 1852, 64. S. Jones, Views,
1829.
STAINDROP dur Staindrop Hall
Coffin 1620?
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Capt Coffin in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
STANHOPE dur Stanhope Castle
Rippon 1798
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Built by Cuthbert Rippon. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ...
View of ... Durham. 1834.
STANHOPE dur Unthank Hall
Maddison - Westgarth - Hildyard med
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by - Hildyard in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical
... View of ... Durham. 1834.
STELLA dur Stella Hall
Tempest - Dunn 1580+
Modernised 18 cent. Designed by Paine. Library. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Mrs Bridget Dunn in
1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
STOCKTON-ON-TEES dur Wynyard Park
Stewart 1750?
F.O. Morris, Series of Picturesque Views, vol. III, 1866.
STREATLAM dur Streatlam Castle
Bowes 1720
Built by Blakiston Bowes. Modified up to 1830. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross,
Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd Series, I, 1854, 58. [Anon]
Streatlam Castle. London, 1880.
TANFIELD dur Tanfield Hall
Dawson - Beamish 1670+
Remodelled ca. 1720. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View
of ... Durham. 1834.
WALWORTH dur Walworth Castle
Jennison - Esh - Hopper 1600+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Thomas Hopper in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, I, 1852, 98.
WASHINGTON dur Biddick Hall
Crofton 1720+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Nicholas Crofton in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
WASHINGTON dur Washington Hall
James - Musgrave - Washington 1620+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
National Trust.
WEST AUCKLAND dur West Auckland Hall
Eden 1670+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Eden family since 16 cent. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ...
View of ... Durham. 1834.
WHITBURN dur Whitburn Hall
Pilkington - Williamson 1600+
Remodelled ca. 1800. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View
of ... Durham. 1834.

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WHITWORTH dur Whitworth Hall
Shafto 1780+
Burned 1892. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Shafto family since 1652. Owned by Robert Shafto in 1834. E.
Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834. J.B. Burke, Visitation, 2nd Series, I,
1854, 246.
WHORLTON dur Sledwick Hall
Poole 1580+
Medieval origins. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. A farmhouse by 1834. Owned by Edward Poole. E. Mackenzie
& M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
WILLINGTON dur Willington Hall
Mills 1750?
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
WINSTON dur Westholme Hall
Douthwaite - Bacon - Musgrave 1606+
N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. Owned by Sir Charles Musgrave in 1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical,
Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.
WITTON PARK dur Witton Castle
Eure - Chaytors 1530
Eure family from 1530-1660. Then owned by Chaytors family. Owned by Colonel Chaytors - J.P. Neale's Views, vol.
I, 1818. S. Jones, Views, 1829. Contents sold Nov 27-28, 1963.
WOLSINGHAM dur Bradley Hall
Bradley - Eure - Tempest - Bowes med
Remodelled ca. 1740. N. Pevsner, County Durham, 1953. In Bowes family from 1600. Owned by Thomas Bowes in
1834. E. Mackenzie & M. Ross, Historical, Topographical ... View of ... Durham. 1834.

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