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Brinkburn Priory (The Manor House)

  • Architect: John Dobson

    Date: 1830-37
    Designed: Additions for William Hodgson Cadogan

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  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. II, p. 109, 1855.

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • "Fall of Eagles" (1974 - TV mini series, episode 4, "Requiem for a Crown Prince," as the Abbey interiors). "Robin of Sherwood" (1983 & 1984 - TV series, episode 1.1, "Robin Hood and the Sorcerer," as Kirklees Abbey and Castle Belleme interiors).
  • Past Seat / Home of: Fenwick family, 16th century. Richard Hodgson, early 19th century; William Hodgson Cadogan, mid-19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: English Heritage

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01665-570-628

    Email: customers@english-heritage.org.uk

    Website: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No