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England

Blake Hall

  • Earlier Houses: There was 12th century house on the site of the current house.

    House & Family History: Capel Cure purchased House in 1789, and rebuilt in the 18th century. George Basevi remodelled the House and added the top story and north service wing. Addition of south wing with drawing-room, library and bedrooms circa 1840.

  • Architect: George Basevi

    Date: 1822
    Designed: Remodelld House for George Capel Cure and added top story

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  • Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 1995
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 0300072074
    Book Type: Softback

    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: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Cure family

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No