Earlier Houses: An earlier house of 1810 was demolished in 1882 and replaced by the current house.
Built / Designed For: Blake family
House & Family History: Sir Francis Blake I (of the second creation) purchased Tillmouth Park circa 1740. The House became the primary family seat after the sale of Fowberry in 1807 (the family remodeled Fowberry Tower, near Wooler, in 1776). The son of Sir Francis Blake II demolished the earlier house of 1810 and built the current house in 1882, using stones from the nearby, uncompleted Twizel Castle.
House Listed: Grade II
Park Listed: Grade II
Past Seat / Home of: Blake family.
Current Ownership Type: Corporation
Primary Current Ownership Use: Hotel
Ownership Details: Today Tillmouth Park Country House Hotel.
House Open to Public: By Appointment
Historic Houses Member: No