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England

Browsholme Hall

  • Collections: A noted collection of paintings was formed by Thomas Lister Parker at Browsholme Hall in the 18th century. The collection today includes portraits by Devis and Romney and collections of furniture, arms, stained glass, and a miscellany of objects, ranging from Stone Age axes to a Zeppelin fragment.

  • Architect: Jeffry Wyatville (Wyattville) (Wyatt)

    Date: 1805
    Designed: Recast West Wing; additions.

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  • Title: Authentic Decor: The Domestic Interior, 1620-1920
    Author: Thornton, Peter
    Year Published: 1985
    Reference: pg. 191
    Publisher: London: Weidenfeld and Nicolson
    ISBN: 0297785044
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Seat of: Robert and Amanda Parker; Parker family here since 1507.

    Past Seat of: Thomas Lister Parker, 18th century; Col. Robert Goulbourne Parker, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01254-827-160

    Fax: 01254-826-739

    Email: info@browsholme.com

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

    Historic Houses Member: Yes