DiCamillo Companion

Betteshanger House

  • House & Family History: Betteshanger, originally a square house of 1829, was added to by George Devey, circa 1856, for Lord Northbourne.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The Stable Court of 1893-99 is extant.

  • Architect: George Devey

    Date: 1856-86
    Designed: House for Sir Walter James, 1st Lord Northbourne.

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  • Title: Buildings of England: North East and East Kent, The
    Author: Newman, John
    Year Published: 1969
    Reference: pg. 136
    Publisher: London: Penguin Books
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Sir Walter James, 1st Lord Northbourne, 19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: School

    Primary Current Ownership Use: School

    Ownership Details: Today Northbourne Park School

  • House Open to Public: No

    Phone: 01304-611-215

    Fax: 01304-619-020

    Email: [email protected]

    Website: http://www.northbournepark.com

    Historic Houses Member: No