Keys to the Past

Surrey House (Cheviotside)

Surrey House in 1968. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Surrey House in 1968. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

This building was built in the mid-19th century and was once a coaching inn called the George and Dragon. It seems to have older stonework built into it and, traditionally, it is said to be on the site of and incorporate masonry of, a house in which the Earl of Surrey stayed before the Battle of Flodden in 1513. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N3373
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building
Event(s):HERITAGE ASSESSMENT, Heritage Statement, Surrey House, Haugh Head, Wooler 2016

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Source of Reference
Local History of Cheviotside
Local History of Cheviotside

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