Causey Park House
- 15 Jun 2000
- Causey Park House, Tritlington, Castle Morpeth, Northumberland
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TRITLINGTON CAUSEY PARK NZ 19 SE NZ 179950 6/237 Causey Park House GV II House. East part of main block incorporates tower house built 1589 for James Ogle, extended and remodelled later C18, restored 1870. Stone, mostly rendered; slate roofs. South front 2 storeys, 7 bays, slightly irregular. Tuscan porch in 4th bay, with half-glazed double doors in architrave under pulvinated frieze.
12-pane sash windows in moulded boxes, those on lst floor in chamfered surrounds (except for C20 windows on ground floor right). Coped gables with moulded kneelers; brick end stacks, that to right on old stone base. Right return shows C16 heraldic panel now badly eroded. At left projecting gable end of crosswing, rebuilt C20 with new windows; re-set old carved stone showing shield in cusped quatrefoil, (c.f. Smithy at The Demesne Tritlington). Rear elevation shows Venetian stair window with Gothick glazing bars, in raised stone surround with keystone. Interior: 1.2 metre thick walls in Cl6 part, otherwise much altered.
Listing NGR: NZ1786694966
© Mr David J Wilkinson. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Wilkinson, David J
Rights Holder: Wilkinson, David J
Brick, Render, Slate, Stone, Tudor Tower House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Fortified House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Defence