Hulne Park (also known as Hulne Priory)9495

Alnwick, Northumberland, England

Brief Description

Hulne Park was once part of Hulne Priory and is one of two parks once associated with Alnwick Castle. Features include extensive parkland with no vehicle access, the Priory remains, the gatehouse to Alnwick Abbey and two bridges.

History

Hulne Park is situated close to Alnwick Castle. It was at one time a deer park and was enclosed with a stone wall by the 16th century. It is likely that Lancelot Brown was involved in laying out Hulne Park in the later-18th century.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open to the public between 11am and sunset.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open to the public between 11am and sunset.

Directions

http://www.alnwickcastle.com/explore/finding-us
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Alnwick
History

Period

  • Late 18th Century
Associated People

Just one person associated to Hulne Park

References

References

Contributors

  • Nick Owen