DiCamillo Companion
England

Wilton Park (Beaconsfield Place)

  • Built / Designed For: Josiah Dupré, governor of Madras.

    House & Family History: Josiah DuprÔö£┬« was the Governor of Madras. The interior was rendered in neo-Grecian style.

    Comments: The interior rendered in neo-Grecian style is thought to be very fine.

  • Architect: Richard Jupp

    Date: 1790
    Designed: House

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    Architect: Charles Heathchote Tatham

    Date: 1803
    Designed: Added wings

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  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. I, p. 93, 1854.

  • Title: No Voice From the Hall: Early Memories of a Country House Snooper
    Author: Harris, John
    Year Published: 1998
    Publisher: London: John Murray
    ISBN: 0719555671
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Josiah Dupré.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No