The house from the garden
The entrance facade
House & Family History: Built in the 17th century as a merchant's house, Fenton was bequeathed to the National Trust in 1952 by Lady Binning, its last owner and resident.
Collections: Fenton contains an outstanding collection of porcelain, 17th century needlework pictures, Georgian furniture, and the Benton Fletcher Collection of Early Keyboard Instruments, most of which are in working order.
Country Life: CVII, 802, 1950.
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: No Park
Past Seat / Home of: Katharine, Lady Binning, 20th century.
Current Ownership Type: The National Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction