DiCamillo Companion

Clifton Hall

  • Earlier Houses: There was a circa 1400 house on the site, elements of which were probably incorporated into the circa 1600 house.

    Built / Designed For: Probably for William Wybergh

    House & Family History: In the 19th century the Lonsdale Estate, who owned the Clifton Hall Estate, demolished the sections of the House on either side of the pele tower and redeveloped it as Hall Farm.

  • Title: Guide to the Country Houses of the North-West, A
    Author: Robinson, John Martin
    Year Published: 1991
    Reference: pg. 266
    Publisher: London: Constable and Company Limited
    ISBN: 0094699208
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Scheduled Ancient Monument

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: William Wybergh, 15th century; Wybergh family here until the 19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: English Heritage

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Website: https://www.english-heritage.org.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No