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Newby Wiske Hall

  • Built / Designed For: William Reveley

    House & Family History: Newby Wiske was purchased by the Home Office in 1949 for £13,000, after which the House was reconstructed and opened as a district police training center in 1954 by North Riding Constabulary. Newby Wiske was transferred to the North Yorkshire Police in 1976 and opened as their new headquarters in September 1977. In 2017 the North Yorkshire Police moved to Alverton Court and Newby Wiske was sold to the activity holiday company PGL.

  • 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. I, p. 184, 1854.

  • House Listed: Grade II

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: William Reveley, 1685-1725. Colonel William Mitford, early 19th century. William Rutson, 19th century; Rutson family here 1829-1921. Albert Ernest Doxford, 1921-37.

    Current Ownership Type: Government

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Offices

    Ownership Details: Since 1976 North Yorkshire Police headquarters.

  • House Open to Public: No

    Website: http://www.northyorkshire.police.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No