Keys to the Past

Eltringham House (Prudhoe)

Eltringham House, Prudhoe. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Eltringham House, Prudhoe. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Eltringham House was probably originally a 16th century bastle, but it was altered and extended in the late 17th or early 18th century. The oldest part of the house is an east-west block with large stone rubble walls. A new front was added around 1790, and the inside was fully restored in the late 19th century. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N10134
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):PHOTOGRAPHIC SURVEY, Towers and Bastles in Northumberland 1995; P RYDER

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Source of Reference
Local History of Prudhoe


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