002476:Axwell Park Blaydon. Black-and-white photograph around 1920

  • Description

    Description : Black-and-white photograph taken around 1920 looking up a driveway towards the front of the house. There is a bank topped by a hedge on the left-hand side of the drive. The right-hand side of the drive has a fence probably made of iron. The Axwell Park house is in the centre of the picture.Axwell Park is a Palladian house built in 1758. It was designed by the architect James Paine (1717-1789) for Sir Thomas Clavering. Sir Thomas was an amateur architect and had some input to the design. John Bell of Durham carried out the building work. Buildings Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 002476
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4075519633/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 3 months ago
    Viewed: 1074 times
    Picture Taken: Unknown
  • Co-Curate tags


Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.


Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.