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Lytes Cary (Lytes Cary Manor)

  • House & Family History: The Great Hall was created in the 15th century and enlarged and added to in the 16th century. In the 20th century Lytes Cary was rescued from dereliction by Sir Walter Jenner, who refurnished the interiors in period style.

  • Chapel & Church: Lytes Carey contains a 14th century chapel.

  • Architect: Charles Edwin Ponting

    Date: 1907
    Designed: Alterations and additions for Sir Walter Jenner

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  • Country Life: CII, 128 plan, 178, 228, 1947.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Past Seat / Home of: Sir Walter Jenner, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: The National Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 01458-224-471

    Email: lytescarymanor@nationaltrust.org.uk

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

    Historic Houses Member: No