Built / Designed For: John Norris
House & Family History: The northeast part of the House, built in 1728 in the English Baroque style of Thomas Archer, has been attributed to four different architects. The West Wing is built around an early 17th century house that was remodeled in 1758, when the pediment was added. The crest of John Norris, who purchased the estate in 1725, is above the front door.
Architect: John StrahanDate: 1728
Architect: William (Michael) Halfpenny (Hoare)Date: 1728
Architect: William KilligrewDate: 1728
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: Not Listed
Past Seat / Home of: John Norris, early 18th century. Julian Bannerman, 1980s.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home
House Open to Public: No
Historic Houses Member: No