DiCamillo Companion

Ashwellthorpe Hall

  • Earlier Houses: The current house incorporates part of the ancient site of Knyvett, including the moat.

    Built / Designed For: Lady Berners

    House & Family History: Lady Berners built the House on the site of her ancestral seat, the Knyvett residence. House incorporates ancient site of Knyvett residence, including moat.

  • 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: 2.S. Vol. I, p. 83, 1854.

  • Title: Burke's and Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume III: East Anglia
    Author: Kenworthy-Browne, John; Reid, Peter; Sayer, Michael; Watkin, David
    Year Published: 1981
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Pamela Vivien Kirkham, 16th Baroness Berners, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Unoccupied

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No