DiCamillo Companion

Low Barnes (Barnes Park)

  • House & Family History: The Pemberton family ceased to reside at Low Barnes by the end of the 19th century, during which time the House was let to a laundry company. In the 1920s, when the Pembertons sold up, the name of the House was changed from Low Barnes to Barnes Park. A bowling green has replaced the House.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: Gatepiers and a derelict cottage survive.

  • Architect: Thomas Moore

    Date: 19th century
    Designed: Built or remodeled House for Pemberton family

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  • Title: Lost Houses of County Durham
    Author: Meadows, Peter; Waterson, Edward
    Year Published: 1993
    Publisher: Yorkshire: Jill Raines
    ISBN: 0951649418
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Pemberton family, 1783-1920s.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No