NT9351 : Front of Paxton House

taken 11 months ago, near to Paxton, Scottish Borders, Great Britain

Front of Paxton House
Front of Paxton House
This view shows the Palladian symmetry of the main building.
Paxton House, Berwickshire
Paxton House is a country estate on the north bank of the Tweed, west of Berwick. It was built for Patrick Home by John and James Adam, 1757-1763 and extended in 1811-14. It remained in the Home family until the 1980s and is now run by a trust and open to the public. It is notable for its Chippendale furniture and the art collection in the private gallery. The main buildings are listed category A and the gardens are also listed.

NB the Trust does not permit photography within the house for security reasons.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 September, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 18 September, 2018
Geographical Context
Country estates 
Listed Building (from Tags)
Category A 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 9318 5198 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:45.6674N 2:6.6148W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NT 9317 5201
View Direction
South-southeast (about 157 degrees)
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