DiCamillo Companion

Witnesham Hall

  • House & Family History: Witnesham is said to have been the birthplace (in 1759) of the noted entomologist William Kirby.

  • 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: Vol. II, p. 202, 1853.

  • 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
    Publisher: London: Burke's Peerage
    ISBN: 0850110351
    Book Type: Hardback

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Meadowe family; here since 1589.

    Past Seat / Home of: Daniel Charles Meadows, 19th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

    Ownership Details: The House has been divided into two residences; a wing is also available for holiday lets.

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No