Keys to the Past

Beaufront Castle (Sandhoe)

Beaufront Castle.
Photo by Harry Rowland, 1983.
Beaufront Castle. Photo by Harry Rowland, 1983.

Beaufront Castle was first recorded as a tower in 1415. In 1587 it was sold to the Errington family who made it their main house. The present house was built in 1841, though it includes earlier remains. It is a Grade I Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N8652
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Listed Building

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Source of Reference
Local History of Sandhoe

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