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Wingerworth Hall

  • Built / Designed For: Sir Thomas Windsor Hunloke, 3rd Bt.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: At its height in the 18th century the Wingerworth Estate stood at 5,400 acres. After the 1924 demolition of the House the Stables were converted into a private residence.

  • Architect: Francis Smith

    Date: 1726-29
    Designed: House for Sir Thomas Windsor Hunloke, Bt.

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    Architect: William Baker

    Date: 1753-54
    Designed: Work for Sir Henry Hunloke, Bt

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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. 15, 1854.

    Country Life: XXVII, 162, 1910.

  • Title: John Harris, correspondence with
    Author: NA
    Year Published: NA
    Reference: e-mail, 4/30/03
    Publisher: NA
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Not Available

    Title: Destruction of the Country House, The
    Author: Strong, Roy; Binney, Marcus; Harris, John
    Year Published: 1974
    Reference: pg. 188
    Publisher: London: Thames & Hudson Ltd.
    ISBN: 0500270052X
    Book Type: Softback

    Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 1995
    Reference: pgs. 95, 890
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 0300072074
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Demolished

    Park Listed: Destroyed

  • Past Seat / Home of: Sir Thomas Windsor Hunloke, 3rd Bt., 18th century; Hunloke family here from 1724 until 1924. LET TO: Sir Charles Allen, early 20th century. Col. Sir Charles Seely, 1907-18.

    Current Ownership Type: Demolished

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Demolished

  • House Open to Public: No

    Website: https://wingerworth-hall.co.uk

    Historic Houses Member: No