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Barton Hall

  • Built / Designed For: Robert Audley

    House & Family History: Barton was noted for its fine plasterwork.

  • Architect: William Oldham Chambers

    Date: 1767-68
    Designed: Library for Sir Charles Bunbury, 6th Bt.

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  • 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. 105, 1854.

  • Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - HARDBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 2008
    Reference: pg. 243
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 9780300125085
    Book Type: Hardback

    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
    Reference: pg. 215
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Robert Audley, 16th century; Audley family here until 1704. Thomas Folkes, early 18th century. Sir Thomas Hanmer, 4th Bt., until 1746. The Rev. Sir William Bunbury, 5th Bt., 1746-64; Sir Charles Bunbury, 6th Bt., 1764-1821; Bunbury family here until the early 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No