DiCamillo Companion

Nowton Hall (Nowton Court)

  • Earlier Houses: The current house stands on the remains of an E-shaped moated site that belonged to the Benedictine Abbey of St. Edmundsbury before the Dissolution of the Monasteries.

    House & Family History: Nowton Hall contains fragments from the porch of the Church of St. Mary at Bury St. Edmunds, as well as a possibly 12th century font from Lakenheath.

  • 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
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Oakes family; here since the early 19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No