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England

Ashtead Park House

  • Earlier Houses: The old manor house of the Howard family, adjacent to St. Giles' Church, was kept when the new (current) house was erected in the 1680s.

    Built / Designed For: Richard Bagot

  • Architect: Joseph Bonomi the Elder

    Date: 1790
    Designed: House

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    Architect: Samuel Wyatt

    Designed: Executed House design

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  • 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: Vol. IV, 1821.

  • Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 1995
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 0300072074
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Richard FitzAlan, 4th or 11th Earl of Arundel, 14th century. Henry Howard, 7th Duke of Norfolk, 17th century; Sir Robert Howard, 17th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Richard Bagot, 18th century. Sir Thomas Lucas, 1st Bt., 1880-89. Pantia Ralli, 1889-1924.

    Current Ownership Type: Government

    Primary Current Ownership Use: School

    Ownership Details: Since 1924 City of London Freemen's School

  • House Open to Public: No

    Phone: 01372-277-933

    Email: reception@freemens.org

    Website: https://www.freemens.org

    Historic Houses Member: No