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Brief description of site

Hornby Castle has an associated landscape park and village. Features include interesting village buildings, a walled garden, lakes and bridges.

Brief history of site

Hornby Castle was built during the 14th century. It has undergone various later additions. The landscape was considerably re-worked in the late-18th century.

Location information:

Address: Hornby, Northallerton, North Yorkshire, DL8 1BF

Locality: Bedale

Local Authorities:

North Yorkshire; Richmondshire; Hornby

Historical County: North Riding of Yorkshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 99 Grid Ref: SE225937
Latitude: 54.3384 Longitude: -1.65545

Key information:

Form of site: landscape park

Purpose of site: Ornamental

Context or principal building: castle

Site first created: After 1300

Main period of development: 14th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 240

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