DiCamillo Companion
England

Great House

  • House & Family History: Sir John Soane designed several rooms between 1767 and 1768; his drawings and plans for these alterations survive at the Soane Museum. The Estate was purchased by developers in 1881 and Great House was demolished in 1905.

    Comments: Soane created what is thought to be the most significant of the House's rooms.

  • Architect: John Soane

    Date: 1767-68
    Designed: Additions to House

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  • 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: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No