DiCamillo Companion

Lower Brockhampton Manor House (Brockhampton House)

  • Earlier Houses: There was at least one earlier house on, or near, the site of the current house.

    House Replaced By: Though the old house (Lower Brockhampton Manor House) wasn't demolished, a new house, Brockhampton House, replaced it as the seat of the Barneby family in the 18th century.

  • Architect: Thomas Farnolls Pritchard

    Date: Circa 1765
    Designed: New house (Brockhampton House) for Bartholomew Barneby
    (Attribution of this work is uncertain)
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    Architect: John Chester Buckler

    Date: Circa 1845
    Designed: Restored Lower Brockhampton Manor House for John Habington Lutley

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  • Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - HARDBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 2008
    Reference: pg. 834
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 9780300125085
    Book Type: Hardback

    Title: Country Life: 100 Favourite Houses
    Author: Green, Candida Lycett
    Year Published: 1999
    Publisher: London: Boxtree
    ISBN: 0752213334
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSES: Brockhampton family, 12th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: John Domulton, 15th century; Domulton/Dumbleton/Barneby family here from the 14th century until circa 1850. Bartholomew Barneby, 18th century. John Habington Lutley, 19th century; Colonel John Talbot Lutley, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: The National Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

    Ownership Details: Owned by the National Trust since 1946

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01885-488-099

    Email: brockhampton@nationaltrust.org.uk

    Website: https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/

    Historic Houses Member: No