Lindisfarne Castle, Holy Island, Berwick-upon-Tweed (photo R. Prater)
Announcing a Very Special Autumn 2023 Lutyens Trip
Exploring Lutyens: Northumberland, Scotland, and Windsor – Greywalls, Lindisfarne, and Runnymede
Dates: Friday, September 22nd – Friday, September 29th
From a tidal island in Northumberland to a golf course retreat in Scotland, Lutyens provided amazing architectural solutions for his clients. We’ll be staying at Greywalls (Lutyens, 1900), designed for Alfred Lyttleton, MP on land bordering the famous links at Muirfield, Scotland. We’ll day trip to the Holy Island of Lindisfarne. Edward Hudson, founder and publisher of Country Life magazine commissioned Lutyens to reimagine a centuries old castle fortress as a summer retreat (1903). We’ll visit other sites in Northumberland such as Blagdon Hall (gardens, 1937-38).
After our visit in Northumberland, we’ll be heading down to Windsorfor some very special tours and activities. Contact Robin Prater([email protected]) for specific details and questions.
Information about Registration and Cost to follow shortly. Tour group will be limited to a maximum of 18.
Entrance Elevation at Greywalls, Gullane Scotland (photo by R. Prater)
Lutyens’s Lodges at Runnymede, Windsor (National Trust, photo by R. Prater)
The Lutyens Trust America is an educational, non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing appreciation, study, and conservation of the works of internationally renowned architect Sir Edwin Lutyens, O.M, K.C.I.E, P.R.A, who died on New Year’s Day 1944.