DiCamillo Companion

Moulsham Hall

  • Earlier Houses: There was an earlier house on the site, elements of which may have been incorporated into the 18th century house.

    Built / Designed For: 1st Earl FitzWalter

    House & Family History: Moulsham was a large brick house with stone pilasters that featured important 1730s plasterwork by Bagutti in the hall and dining room.

  • Architect: Giacomo Leoni

    Date: 1728-45
    Designed: House for 1st Earl FitzWalter

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  • Vitruvius Britannicus: C. IV, pls. 29-31, 1767.

  • Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - HARDBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 2008
    Reference: pg. 644
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 9780300125085
    Book Type: Hardback

    Title: Burke's & Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume III: East Anglia
    Author: Kenworthy-Browne, John; Reid, Peter; Sayer, Michael; Watkin, David
    Year Published: 1981
    Reference: pg. 63
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Mildmay family. SEATED AT 18TH CENTURY HOUSE: Benjamin Mildmay, 1st Earl FitzWalter, 1730-56; Sir Henry St. John Carew St. John-Mildmay, 4th Bt., 1808-09.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No