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The Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne: Bessie Surtees House and the Red House

Graham, Frank

The Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne: Bessie Surtees House and the Red House

a history and guide.

by Graham, Frank

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Published by Graham in Newcastle upon Tyne .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Newcastle upon Tyne (England),
  • England,
  • Newcastle upon Tyne.
    • Subjects:
    • Dwellings -- England -- Newcastle upon Tyne.,
    • Newcastle upon Tyne (England) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesNorthern history booklets,, no. 17, Northern history booklet ;, no. 17.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA690.N6 G72
      The Physical Object
      Pagination40 p.
      Number of Pages40
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5451694M
      ISBN 100902833332
      LC Control Number73153753
      OCLC/WorldCa632640

      The metropolitan county of Tyne and Wear encompasses Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Gateshead, South Shields and Sunderland, as well as part of Hadrian’s Wall. The county is cut through by the two rivers after which it is named.   Bessie Surtees House: Historic house on Sandhill Quayside - See traveler reviews, 35 candid photos, and great deals for Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.

      Newcastle Quayside. In , Sir William Benton considered Newcastle’s quayside, “the finest quay in England” and today the whole riverside area from Sandhill near the Tyne Bridge to Sandgate near the Gateshead Millennium Bridge is still one of the most impressive riverside townscapes in the country. Find discount hotels near Bessie Surtees House at Check reviews & photos. Book online or by phone. Instant confirmation. Sandhill, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Ne1 3 Af View. Caledonian 3 stars. Very Good; 58 guest reviews.

      English: Bessie Surtees House is the name of two merchant houses in Newcastle upon Tyne, England, that were built in the 16th and 17th buildings are a fine and rare example of Jacobean house is best known as the scene of the elopement of Bessie Surtees and John Scott, who later became Lord Chancellor. The Sandhill Newcastle-upon-Tyne Bessie Surtees House and the Red House: a History and Guide Graham, Frank Published by Newcastle Upon Tyne; Frank Graham,


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The Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne: Bessie Surtees House and the Red House by Graham, Frank Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne: Bessie Surtees House and the Red House: A history and guide (Northern history booklets) [Graham, Frank] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne: Bessie Surtees House and the Red House: A history and guide (Northern history booklets)Author: Frank Graham.

The Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne: Bessie Surtees House and the Red House: a history and guide. Heslop, D, McCombie, G and Thomson, C, 'Bessie Surtees House - two merchant houses in Sandhill, Newcastle-upon-Tyne', Archaeologia Aeliana, 22 (), ; Polley, R, Bessie Surtees House (English Heritage guidebook, London, ) Note: The text on this page is derived from the Heritage Unlocked series of guidebooks, published in We.

Account of the Side by Mackenzie (). The Sandhill is situated at the east side of the entrance upon the Tyne Bridge. It derives its name from having been, at low water, before the river was embanked in by the Quay, a hill of naked sand, where the inhabitants used to assemble for recreation.

A Jacobean home with a romantic history, Bessie Surtees House contains offices, an exhibition space and splendid period interiors. The two buildings now known as Bessie Surtees House stand on a stretch of Newcastle riverfront that has been used as a quayside since Roman times, when the first bridge was built over the Tyne.

By the 16th century the commercial importance of the area was well Location: Sandhill, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 3JF. The house of Bessie Surtees is a step back in time, built in the 16th century and is a fine example of Jacobean architecture, telling the story of how she eloped through an upstairs window, the outsi An amazing building and story/ TripAdvisor reviews.

Tyne and Wear HER(): Newcastle, Sandhill, Nos. 41 Bessie Surtees House - "41 and 44 Sandhill - Bessie Surtees House and Milbank House.

Sixteenth and seventeenth century merchant's houses, later shops, now united into one property. Bessie Surtees House is the name of two merchants' houses on Newcastle's Sandhill, near to the river, that were built in the 16th and 17th centuries.

The buildings are a fine and rare example of Jacobean domestic exhibition detailing the history of. “Their heads were out off,” says the Year Book, 4 Edward IV., “at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, in a place called Sandhill; and they lie in the Friars Minors and Augustine.” Adjoining the Maison de Dieu stood the Exchange, also built by Roger Thornton, according to Bourne, and occupying the site on which now stands the Guildhall.

Bessie Surtees House, Sandhill, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Telephone: With an incredibly rich history, these two five-storey houses are not only fine examples of 16th and 17th century Jacobean architecture but a great historical site right on Newcastle Quayside.

This beautiful 17th century Tudor House near Newcastle’s Quayside is where that story started, when Bessie climbed out of her window to be with John.

The house is a good place to learn the story, and also glimpse the lifestyle of the people those times. Bessie Surtees House: Timber framed houses on the Sandhill - See traveller reviews, 35 candid photos, and great deals for Newcastle upon Tyne, UK, at Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.

Bessie Surtees House and Milbank House is a Grade I listed building in Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building.

I Bessie Surtees House and Milbank House Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 II* Derwent Water Chambers Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 II 46, Sandhill Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 II* The Red House Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 II Watergate Buildings Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 IISandhill Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 II Workshops, Stairs and Wall Behind Numbers Bessie Surtees () Wife of John Scott, later Lord Eldon.

She famously eloped with him in by climbing out of the window of her home on Newcastle's Sandhill. 'Bessie Surtees House' is actually two five-storey merchant's houses which houses an exhibition on the 1st floor as well as English Heritage's regional office.

Bessie Surtees House, Newcastle upon Tyne: Address, Phone Number, Bessie Surtees House Reviews: /5. Red Beard Tours: Newcastle City Tour.

80 reviews. $ per adult. More info. Popular: Booked by travelers. Bessie Surtees House Sandhill Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 3JF England. Website +44 / TripAdvisor reviews. Jun 7, - Visitors can tour this beautiful mid 17th-century Tudor house, which is best known as the site of the romantic elopement in between Bessie Surtees and John Scott, the / TripAdvisor reviews.

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Huge collection, amazing choice, + million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. No need to register, buy now. NZ NW NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE SANDHILL (north side) 24/ Nos. 41 and 44 (Bessie Surtees House and Milbank House) G.V.

I 2 houses, later shops, now united. C16 and C17; left house refronted c; c alterations for Lord Gort. Where is Bessie Surtees House? You will find Bessie Surtees House on the quayside near the Swing Bridge. Bessie Surtees House Sandhill Newcastle-upon-Tyne NE1 3JF. Opening Times. Mon-Fri, 10am-4pm ; Closed on Bank Holidays ; Have you been to Bessie Surtees House?

Let me know below. Why not pin for later? Turn right at the bottom of the stairs and you’re now pretty much on the Quayside.

Follow the pavement round to the left and you’ll come across Bessie Surtees House. The house is best known as the scene of the elopement of Bessie Surtees and John Scott, who later became Lord Chancellor and was restored in Bessie Surtees House.

Bessie Surtees House Sandhill Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne and Wear NE1 3JF Click here to visit their website > To book at our caravan site: Click here to make a booking > These two five-storey 16th and 17th-century merchant’s houses are fine examples of Jacobean domestic architecture, with some splendid period interiors.