Callaly Castle, Whittingham, Northumberland: the ballroom

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RIBApix ref no RIBA77211
Architect/DesignerMartin, Kit (1947-)
Artist/PhotographerDonat, John (1933-2004)
CountryUK: England
CityWhittingham
Subject Date1890
Image Date1986
ViewInterior
MediumNegative
Library ReferenceJD 18-6-86 /3/1
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Donat / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The house was designed in various stages from the 1675 to 1890 and restored and converted by Kit Martin in the 1980s. This was the former chapel converted into a ballroom in 1890 and decorated with Gobelin tapestries from 1787.

Subject tags

country houses, restoration, tapestries, ballrooms