DiCamillo Companion
England

Lamport Hall

  • Built / Designed For: Isham family

    House & Family History: John Webb worked with the Smiths of Warwick to create the 17th and 18th century facade of Lamport Hall.

    Collections: The collection at Lamport Hall includes portraits by Van Dyck, Kneller, and Lely.

  • Architect: John Webb

    Date: 1654
    Designed: New wing to existing Tudor house for Sir Justinian Isham

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    Architect: William Burn

    Date: 1861
    Designed: North Wing

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    Architect: Henry Goddard

    Date: 1842
    Designed: Alterations

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    Architect: Smith Family

    Date: Circa 1732-41
    Designed: Alterations

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    Architect: Henry Hakewill

    Date: 1829
    Designed: Alterations

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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. I, p. 10, 1852.

    John Preston (J.P.) Neale, published under the title of Views of the Seats of Noblemen and Gentlemen in England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland, among other titles: Vol. III, 1820.

    Country Life: XLIX, 672, 1921. CXII, 932, 1022, 1106, 1952.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • "Tristram Shandy: A Cock & Bull Story" (2005).
  • Past Seat / Home of: Sir Justinian Isham, 2nd Bt., 17th century; Isham family here from 1560 until 1976.

    Current Ownership Type: Preservation Organization

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Other

    Ownership Details: Owned by Lamport Hall Trust.

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01604-686-272

    Fax: 01604-686-224

    Email: admin@lamporthall.co.uk

    Website: http://www.lamporthall.co.uk

    Historic Houses Member: Yes