DiCamillo Companion
England

Thornham Hall

  • Earlier Houses: There was an earlier house on, or near, the site of the current house.

    Built / Designed For: George Hogge

    House & Family History: Thornham Hall is noted for its Adam Style interiors, particularly the blue-and-white and green-and-white plaster friezes in the dining and drawing rooms. There is also, somewhat unusually, a rooftop observatory on the top of a dormer.

  • Title: Burke's and Savills Guide to Country Houses, Volume III: East Anglia
    Author: Kenworthy-Browne, John; Reid, Peter; Sayer, Michael; Watkin, David
    Year Published: 1981
    Reference: pgs. 196-197
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT EARLIER HOUSE: Thomas Archdale, 1ate 17th century. Wilson family, 18th century. SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: George Hogge, 1782-1811. Lionel Ames-Lyde, early 20th century. Henry Bett, late 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No