An 1830 engraving of the House from "Neale's Views of Seats"
Earlier Houses: John Bale, High Sheriff of Leicestershire, replaced the old manor house with the curent house on the same site in 1636.
John Preston (J.P.) Neale, published under the title of Views of the Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. III, 1826.
House Listed: Grade II*
Park Listed: Not Listed
Current Seat / Home of: Palmer family; here since 1664.
Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Sir John Bale, Bt., 17th century; Bale family here since 1549. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Sir Geoffrey Palmer, Bt., 17th century.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No