THE CASTLE - Castle Eden

  • Description

    "Country house, c.1765 by William Newton for Rowland Burdon I; possibly altered and given Gothick details by Sir John Soane c.1780; later additions included palmhouse of 1863 by F.R. Hicks and north wing of 1893. Main block ashlar Hesleden limestone with slate roof; rubble rear. Prefabricated concrete palmhouse. Classical style with Gothick details. Symmetrical 3-storey, 7-bay front with canted 3-bay centre has single-storey 6-bay palmhouse with half-bay ends across ground floor....."
  • Owner

    Historic England
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 7 years ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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