DiCamillo Companion

Dalham Hall

  • Built / Designed For: Simon Patrick, Bishop of Ely

    House & Family History: Cecil Rhodes purchased Dalham Hall in the early 20th century as his retirement estate. The house was inherited by his brother on Cecil's death.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: Dalham Hall is noted for its stud.

  • Country Life: LIV, 280, 1923.

  • 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
    Reference: pg. 227
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

    Past Seat / Home of: Simon Patrick, Bishop of Ely, 18th century. Affleck family. Cecil Rhodes, 1901-02; Colonel Francis William Rhodes, 1902-05. Sir Laurence Richard Philipps, 1st Baronet and 1st Baron Milford, circa 1937-1960; J.P. Philipps, late 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No