Newton-by-the-Sea is a civil parish in the county of Northumberland in Northern England. The parish is about 8 miles northwest of Alnwick, and lies on the coast between the larger settlements of Embleton and Seahouses. Newton-by-the-Sea is in the parliamentary constituency of Berwick-upon-Tweed. The population of the parish in the 2011 United Kingdom Census was 212. The area of the parish is 15.82 square kilometres (6.11 sq mi)
Low Newton-by-the-Sea in May 2007
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There are two distinct settlements in the parish: High Newton-by-the-Sea (which, despite its name, is about half a mile inland) and the coastal Low Newton-by-the-Sea, owned by the National Trust. The area is notable for the diversity of birds to be observed. Just to the south is Embleton Bay.
Newton Hall is an 18th-century country house in High Newton-by-the-Sea. It is a grade II listed building and is today used as a hotel and wedding venue. The Ship Inn at Low Newton-by-the-Sea is an 18th-century pub with its own microbrewery. Brewing started in 2008, and over 20 different cask ales are produced.
The uninhabited island of Faggot () lies about half a mile offshore from Newton.
- UK Census (2011). "Local Area Report – Newton-by-the-Sea Parish (E04010839)". Nomis. Office for National Statistics.
- "National Trust page". Archived from the original on 6 February 2013. Retrieved 6 March 2013.
- "Northumberland Coast". Archived from the original on 10 August 2008. Retrieved 24 July 2008.
- "Birdwatching page". Archived from the original on 19 August 2008. Retrieved 24 July 2008.
- Historic England. "Newton Hall, High-Newton-by-the-Sea (1041747)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 22 August 2019.
- "Newton-hall.com". Archived from the original on 19 November 2020. Retrieved 14 March 2021.
- "Shipinnnewton.co.uk. The Ship Inn Brewery.". Archived from the original on 29 November 2020. Retrieved 14 March 2021.
- "The Telegraph. Northumberland pub guide: The Ship Inn, Low Newton.". Archived from the original on 24 August 2019. Retrieved 14 March 2021.
- "Faggot, Northumberland". Ordnance Survey Get Outside. Retrieved 13 March 2021.
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