DiCamillo Companion

Askham Hall

  • Collections: Sir Anthony Van Dyck's "Charity" was sold from Askham Hall to The National Gallery in 1985.

  • Title: Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage, 1990
    Author: Kidd, Charles; Williamson, David (Editors)
    Year Published: 1990
    Reference: pg. P 767
    Publisher: London: Debrett's Peerage Limited (New York: St. Martin's Press, Inc.)
    ISBN: 0312046405
    Book Type: Hardback

    Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
    Author: Sayer, Michael
    Year Published: 1993
    Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
    ISBN: 0859551970
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Current Seat / Home of: Caroline, Countess of Lonsdale.

    Past Seat / Home of: Thomas Sandford, 16th century. St. George Henry Lowther, 4th Earl of Lonsdale, 19th century; Lowther family here since the 1830s.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Wedding & Event Venue

  • House Open to Public: By Appointment

    Phone: 01931-712-350

    Website: http://www.askhamhall.co.uk

    Historic Houses Member: Yes


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