NY9375 : A view of Swinburne Castle

taken 7 months ago, near to Great Swinburne, Northumberland, Great Britain

A view of Swinburne Castle
A view of Swinburne Castle
The original castle, dating in part from the 14th century fell into disrepair many centuries ago. The main house standing in the middle of an extensive estate is surprisingly recent, dating from 1998. It stands on the site of an 18th century house which was demolished in 1960 because the owners could not sustain the cost of maintenance. The single storey building to the right is the 18th century orangery (Grade II listed).
New Year's Day 2022

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Date Taken
Saturday, 1 January, 2022   (more nearby)
Saturday, 1 January, 2022
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces  Country estates 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 9348 7534 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:4.3486N 2:6.2185W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 93591 74856
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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Castle  Historic Building  Orangery  Grade 2 Listed Building  Country Estate 

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