DiCamillo Companion

Wembury House

  • Earlier Houses: The current house is built on the site of a late 16th century house.

    House & Family History: When the Hanbury family purchased the Wembury Estate in the late 1980s they brought with them some contents from their ancestral home, Burley-on-the-Hill, including the gilded pelmets in the Drawing Room.

  • Title: Vogue (American magazine)
    Author: NA
    Year Published: NA
    Reference: Aug 2003, pgs. 270, 274
    Publisher: New York: The Conde Nast Publications
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Magazine

    Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
    Author: Sayer, Michael
    Year Published: 1993
    Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
    ISBN: 0859551970
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Hanbury family; here since the late 1980s.

    Past Seat / Home of: Studholme family, until the 1980s.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No