DiCamillo Companion
England

Billesley Manor (Billesley Hall)

  • Earlier Houses: There was at least one earlier house on, or near, the site of the current house.

    Built / Designed For: Sir Robert Lee II

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The house is today set in 11 acres of grounds.

  • Architect: Detmar Jellings Blow

    Date: 1906-12
    Designed: Additions and alterations for Algernon Henry Charles Hanbury-Tracy

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  • Country Life: LXII, 56, 1927.

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSES: Sir William Trussell, 14th century; Thomas Trussell, 16th century. Sir Robert Lee I, early 17th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Sir Robert Lee II, 17th century; Lee family here until 1689. Bernard Whalley, late 17th century; Whalley family here until 1721. Thomas Sherlock, early 18th century; Sherlock family here until the early 19th century. Mills family, 19th century. Algernon Henry Charles Hanbury-Tracy, 1906-12. H.B. Tate, early 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Corporation

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Hotel

    Ownership Details: Today Billesley Manor Hotel & Spa

  • House Open to Public: By Appointment

    Phone: 01789-279-955

    Fax: 01789-764-145

    Email: reservations@billesleymanor.com

    Website: https://www.billesleymanor.com

    Historic Houses Member: No