Keys to the Past

Matfen Hall (Matfen)

Matfen Hall. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Matfen Hall. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

Matfen Hall is a country house built in 1828 for Sir Edward Blackett. It has a large range of outbuildings attached to the north-west side. The buildings are grouped around two courtyards. The main house includes parts of an earlier 17th century house. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N10328
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Event(s):BUILDING SURVEY, The South-West Outbuilding Range, Matfen Hall: an archaeological & structural assessment, December 1996 1996
BUILDING SURVEY, Matfen Hall: an historical and archaeological assessment of the hall and buildings 1996

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Matfen

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