Carlton Towers


Carlton Towers

Carlton Towers is in Carlton (between Selby and Snaith), North Yorkshire, England. It is a Grade I listed Victorian gothic country house designed by Edward Welby Pugin. It is the Yorkshire home of the Duke of Norfolk.

Though the Duke of Norfolk's family still live in part of the house, it is now largely used for wedding receptions and similar events.

The character played by Bernard Cribbins in the 1967 film "Casino Royale" was named "Carlton Towers, CFO" as an in-joke.

ee also

*Arundel Castle in Sussex, which is the main seat of the Dukes of Norfolk
*Norfolk House, the former London residence of the Dukes of Norfolk

External links

* [http://www.carltontowers.co.uk/ Official site]
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