House & Family History: The House was sold in 1985, together with 33 acres of the 3,000-acre estate, following the death of the 2nd Baron.
John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. II, p. 16, 1855.
Country Life: XXIII, 270, 1908. LVI, 288, 1924.
Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
Author: Sayer, Michael
Year Published: 1993
Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
Book Type: Hardback
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: Grade II
Past Seat / Home of: Bennet Sherard, 1st Earl of Harborough, 17th century-18th centuries. John Frederic Gretton, 2nd Baron Gretton, 20th century Gretton family here from 1894 until 1985.
Current Ownership Type: Corporation
Primary Current Ownership Use: Hotel
Ownership Details: Today Stapleford Park Country House Hotel and Sporting Estate.