This picturesque cottage was the birthplace of Thomas Bewick.

Bewick (1753-1828) was Northumberland's great artist-naturalist and the father of wood-engraving. A nearby 19th-century farmhouse, the later home of the Bewick family, houses an exhibition on the artist's life and work. There are splendid views over the Tyne Valley.

Visitors can also enjoy the cottage gardens, farmyard and paddock walk.


Cherryburn

Station Bank, Mickley Square, Stocksfield, Northumberland, NE43 7DD

01661 843 276

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Opening times

10 February - 4 November, 11am - 5pm (last entry 4.30pm)

Free entry with National Art Pass

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