An early 19th century hand-colored engraving of the house from "Neale's Views of Seats"
From the 1880s book "Morris's Views of Seats"
The house from a circa 1910 postcard
House & Family History: Acton Reynald Hall was a girls' school for much of the 20th century. After the school went bankrupt the house was sold in 1995 by the liquidators; it is today a private residence.
Architect: John Hiram HaycockDate: Circa 1800
Architect: Edward Haycock Sr.Date: Circa 1840
John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. II, p. 174, 1853.
John Preston (J.P.) Neale, published under the title of Views of the Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. III, 1826.
Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
Author: Sayer, Michael
Year Published: 1993
Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
Book Type: Hardback
House Listed: Grade II*
Park Listed: Not Listed
Current Seat / Home of: Mackley family; here since 1995.
Past Seat / Home of: Corbet family, here from the 17th until the 20th centuries.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No