Lumley Castle Floor Plan. For more than 630 years the magnificent spectacle of Lumley Castle has dominated the County Durham landscape. Legend goes that the 14th-century lady of the manor Lily Lumley was murdered by two Catholic priests after refusing to convert.
Our luxurious accommodation provides a spectacular base for your wedding party whilst our Castle State Rooms can comfortably seat between 6 and 132 wedding guests during your celebration. The Ghost of Lumley originates from the centuries old story of a woman named Lily Lumley who was secretly married to Ralph Lumley before he met his wife Eleanor Neville. The Plane is a 4-bedroom home that features an open-plan kitchen dining and family area a separate living room an en suite bathroom and an en suite shower room.
Lumley Castle has one of the oldest ghosts on this list.
Raby Castle represents an excellent example of 14th century castle architecture with its foreboding towers and tall crenelated walls set along the rolling countryside of County Durham in Northern England. Unlike any national magazine our 19 regional County Wedding Magazines are packed with area-specific features venues in your area inspirational real weddings and regular features such as bridal fashion beauty photography cars stationery flowers cakes music entertainment catering hair. The Medieval Castle Layout of Farleigh Hungerford Castle. The Plane Newcastle upon Tyne Tyne and Wear.