Keys to the Past

Holeyn Hall (Wylam)

The grounds around Holeyn Hall were landscaped in the 19th century. Holeyn Hall was the home of Mr Parsons, the inventor of the steam turbine. There is a walled kitchen garden, a terraced walk with steps to the lawn below and a plantation of pine trees.

Reference number:N10883
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)

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Source of Reference
Local History of Wylam

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