DiCamillo Companion

Markeaton Hall

  • House & Family History: In the early 20th century Markeaton was inherited by the great nephew of the last owner; as the new owner had two other estates, Markeaton and its Park was sold to Derby in the 1920s and demolished by Derby City Council in 1964. (We are grateful to Tom Sprenkle for providing this information on Markeaton).

  • 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: 2.S. Vol. I, 1824.

  • Title: Destruction of the Country House, The
    Author: Strong, Roy; Binney, Marcus; Harris, John
    Year Published: 1974
    Reference: Photo 79
    Publisher: London: Thames & Hudson Ltd.
    ISBN: 0500270052X
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Mundy family.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No