Visit a 14th-century pele tower with Queen Anne additions. This tower has stunning views overlooking the Tyne Valley. The terraced garden has herbaceous borders, lawns and shrubs with massive beech hedges for protection. There is a charming chapel in the hamlet with Norman origins. Tennis courts are available – please bring your own racquets and balls if you wish to play. Dogs must be on leads. Car parking available.
Date:25 Jun 2017
Address:Halton Castle, CORBRIDGE, Northumberland, NE45 5PH
Turn off the A68, 1 mile north of Corbridge.
Garden owner:Sir Hugh and Lady Blackett
Enjoy homemade teas and a plant stall. There is a church with Norman origins within the estate.
Telephone:0191 273 7961 / 07843346159
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