Deer Shelter, Bishop's Park, Bishop Auckland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Sir Lose-a-lot
N 54° 40.110 W 001° 40.023
30U E 585965 N 6058719
An interesting building set in the park which surrounds Auckland Castle, the home of the Bishops of Durham for many centuries.
Waymark Code: WM49EC
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 07/25/2008
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 49

A charming Gothic Revival 'eyecatcher' built in 1767 by Trevor, Bishop of Durham. It provided deer with shelter and food, and had grounds for picnics and rooms for enjoying the view for the Bishop and his friends.
Property page on English Heritage website: [Web Link]

Property Address:
Deer House, Auckland Castle Park, Bishop Auckland, County Durham DL14 7NR

Property maintained by:: English Heritage

I am an English Heritage Member: Not Listed

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