DiCamillo Companion

Chesworth House

  • House & Family History: In 2018 Chesworth House was listed for sale for £6 million.

  • Chapel & Church: Catherine Howard spent her childhood at Chesworth. Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk, was arrested at Chesworth; he was executed for high treason in 1572, after which the crown took ownership of the estate.

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Mowbray family, 15th century. Howard family, 16th century. Queen Henrietta Maria, 1660–61. Queen Catherine of Braganza, 1674-99. Eversfield family, 19th century. Captain C.R. Cook, early 20th century. Laurence Evans, 20th century. Eben Hamilton, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No