A great tourist attraction, one of the finest Medieval Castles in England, Raby Castle
Whilst staying with us at Gilling Old Mill Cottages
you may want to visit Raby Castle; home to Lord Barnard's family since 1626, Raby is one of finest medieval Castle's in England. Built by the mighty Nevill family in the 14th Century, Raby remained in the Nevill family until 1569 when after the failure of the Rising of the North, the Castle and its lands were forfeited to the Crown.
Whilst at Raby Castle discover the force of nature at High Force, one of the most spectacular waterfalls in England, located at Forest-in-Teesdale, Co. Durham. Raby Castle is situated 20 miles further east at Staindrop.