Built / Designed For: Lord Henry Cheney
House & Family History: In the 18th century the huge house fell into disrepair; in 1740 the 16th century Toddington Manor was largely dismantled.
Country Life: CXXIX, 638 plan, 1961.
House Listed: Grade II
Park Listed: Not Listed
Current Seat / Home of: Sir Neville & Lady Bowman-Shaw; here since 1979.
Past Seat / Home of: Lord Henry Cheney, 16th century. Thomas Wentworth, 4th Baron Wentworth and 1st Earl of Cleveland, 17th century; William Wentworth, 2nd Earl of Strafford, 18th century. Cooper family, 19th century. Colonel Skinner, early 20th century.
Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust
Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home