Keys to the Past

Howick Hall, location of Howick Tower (Longhoughton)

Howick Hall, Longhoughon.
Howick Hall, Longhoughon.

Howick Hall was built in 1782 on the site of Howick Tower, a defensive tower house which was built before 1415, when it was the property of Emeric Hering. Today, there is no sign of the medieval tower house. Howick Hall is a Grade II* Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N5632
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Longhoughton


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