Bessie Surtees House

41-44 Sandhill Newcastle
Newcastle & Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE1 3JF
England

Two sixteenth- and seventeenth-century merchants’ houses, one of which is a rare example of Jacobean domestic architecture. The house is perhaps best known as the scene of the elopement of Bessie Surtees and John Scott, who, in 1771, became Lord Chancellor of England.

Further information

Opening Hours:

5 January - 29 March 2015 Monday 10:00 - 16:00 Tuesday 10:00 - 16:00 Wednesday 10:00 - 16:00 Thursday 10:00 - 16:00 Friday 10:00 - 16:00 Saturday Closed Sunday Closed

Charges:

Admission free.

Discounts:

  • English Heritage

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