DiCamillo Companion

St. Catherine's Court

  • Earlier Houses: The first house on the site was a priory grange for the monks of Bath Abbey that was adjacent to the Church of St. Catherine.

    House & Family History: The ceiling of St. Catherine's library is a copy of that at Audley End House. The actress Jane Seymour purchased St. Catherine's Court for £350,000 in 1984; she sold the estate in 2007. In 2024 St. Catherine's was listed for sale for £12.5 million.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The house today sits in a 15-acre estate.

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Past Seat / Home of: John Malte, 16th century. John Harington, 16th century. John Blanchard, 17th century. Colonel Joseph Holden Strutt, 19th century; Richard Strutt, 20th century; Strutt family here until 1984. Jane Seymour, 1984-2007.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No


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