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Down Ampney House (Down-Amney)

  • Earlier Houses: There was an earlier 13th century house on, or near, the site of the current house.

    Built / Designed For: Hungerford family

  • Architect: John Soane

    Date: Circa 1799
    Designed: Alterations for John Eliot

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  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. II, p. 233, 1853.

    Country Life: XLII, 396, 1917.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Hungerford family, 1361 until 1658. John Eliot, 18th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Corporation

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Offices

    Ownership Details: Owned by the Co-operative Group Limited (the Co-op)

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No