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Bateman's (Lane Bridge)

  • House & Family History: Bateman's was built for a local iron dealer and was the home of author Rudyard Kipling between 1902 and 1936. The house and its contents were bequeathed to the National Trust by Kipling's widow in 1939.

  • Country Life: XXIV, 224, 1908. LXXIX, 90, 1936.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: John Brittan, 17th century. Alexander Carron Scrimgeour, until 1902. Rudyard Kipling, 1902-36.

    Current Ownership Type: The National Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01435-882-302

    Fax: 01435-882-811

    Email: [email protected]

    Website: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No