DiCamillo Companion
England

Henlow Grange

  • House & Family History: In 1961 Leida Costigan purchased the near-derelict Henlow Grange, which had been unoccupied for seven years, and transformed it into a beauty spa. In 1981 Costigan sold the Grange to the Purdew family, who operate it today as an upscale spa resort.

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Addington family, 1868-84. Gribble family, 1896-1909. Gurney family, early 20th century. Alan Lennox-Boyd, 1st Viscount Boyd of Merton, 1930s to mid-1950s.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Hotel

    Ownership Details: Today Champneys Henlow Health Resort, owned by the Purdew family since 1981, who purchased Champneys in 2002 and rebranded it.

  • House Open to Public: By Appointment

    Phone: 08703-300-300

    Website: http://www.champneys.com

    Historic Houses Member: No