Historic Houses in or near Gateshead

Gateshead is an up-and-coming place to visit, with something to suit all ages. With many stylish buildings and a lively, vibrant art scene. For those who enjoy shopping the Gateshead MetroCentre has a huge array of shops and eating place all under one roof. Along with this is of course the exciting city of Newcastle and a choice of wonderful parks and countryside to explore. Historic Houses in or near Gateshead Washington Old Hall and Seaton Delaval Hall are listed below.
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5.4 miles from the centre of Gateshead
Discover the manor house associated with the family of George Washington, first president of the USA Washington Old Hall is a delightful stone built 17th century manor house, which incorporates parts of the original medieval home of George Washington´s direct ancestors. There are displays on George Washington, and how the Hall was saved with American support. The rooms are furnished in Jacobean style with a fine collection of oil paintings, delftware and heavily carved oak furniture. ...
9.3 miles from the centre of Gateshead
Discover Seaton Delaval Hall, A place of great theatre and drama Admiral Delaval commissioned Sir John Vanbrugh to build the hall in 1718. The house was the home of the Delaval family who were famous for the notoriously extravagant parties they threw in the Georgian period. The Hall was damaged by fire in 1822, but successive generations of the family, particularly the late Lord Hastings, undertook extensive repairs to ensure the Hall's survival.
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