DiCamillo Companion

Newton Hall, Newton

  • Earlier Houses: There were a number of earlier houses on, or near, the site of the current house, including Newton Hall Tower, a 13th century defensive tower. Newton Hall country house was built for Robert Jobling in 1811, and was modified in 1835 by the architect John Dobson.

    Built / Designed For: Robert Jobling

  • Architect: John Dobson

    Date: 1835
    Designed: Alterations

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  • Title: Christie's Auction Catalog: The Country House Sale: Newton Hall, Northumberland
    Author: NA
    Year Published: 2010
    Reference: pg. 3
    Publisher: London: Christie's
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Softback

    Title: Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage, 1990
    Author: Kidd, Charles; Williamson, David (Editors)
    Year Published: 1990
    Publisher: London: Debrett's Peerage Limited (New York: St. Martin's Press, Inc.)
    ISBN: 0312046405
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Not Listed

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSES: de Insula family, 13th century. Samuel Cook, 18th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Robert Jobling, 19th century. John Joicey, late 19th century; James Joicey, 1st Baron Joicey, 20th century. Captain Francis Newton Heron Widdrington, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: School

    Primary Current Ownership Use: School

    Ownership Details: Since 1945 Mowden Hall School

  • House Open to Public: No

    Phone: 01661-842-147

    Fax: 01661-842-529

    Email: info@mowdenhall.co.uk

    Website: http://www.mowdenhall.co.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No