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Thorington Hall, Thorington

  • Earlier Houses: An earlier house was replaced by the circa 1819 house.

    Built / Designed For: Colonel Bence Bence

    House & Family History: Thomas Hopper may have designed the current House.

  • Architect: Thomas Hopper

    Designed: House
    (Attribution of this work is uncertain)
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  • 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: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • "The Restoration Man" (2010 - TV documentary, episode 1.5, "Thorington Gate Lodge").
  • Past Seat / Home of: Ida Bence-Lambert, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No