DiCamillo Companion
England

Cockfield Hall

  • Built / Designed For: Spring family

    House & Family History: Lady Catherine Grey, sister of Lady Jane Grey and great granddaughter of Henry VII, was brought to Cockfield in 1567, where she died the following year.

  • Country Life: LV, 532, 1924.

  • 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: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Sir Arthur Hopton, 16th century. Sir William Spring, 1st Bt., 17th century. Sir Robert Brooke, early 17th century; Elizabeth Brooke, 17th century. Sir Charles Blois, 1st Bt., 18th century; Blois family here from 1686 until 1997.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No