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Woodfold House (Woodfold Park) (Woodfold Hall)

  • House & Family History: In 2002 the developer, who plans to erect residential houses on the Estate, committed £500,000 toward conservation of the House.

    Collections: The Yerburgh (Thwaites) family contents at Woodfold House were auctioned May 24-26, 1949 in a three-day sale of nearly 800 items.

  • Garden & Outbuildings: There are entrance gates still standing to Woodfold Park.

  • Architect: Charles McNiven

    Date: 1796-99
    Designed: May have been involved in design of House
    (Attribution of this work is uncertain)
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    Architect: James Wyatt

    Date: 1796-99
    Designed: House for Henry Sudell

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  • Title: Georgian Group Annual Report
    Author: NA
    Year Published: NA
    Reference: 2002, pg. 7
    Publisher: London: The Georgian Group
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Light Softback

    Title: Georgian: The Magazine of the Georgian Group, The
    Author: NA
    Year Published: NA
    Reference: Autumn/Winter 2002, pg. 33
    Publisher: London: The Georgian Group
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Magazine

    Title: Guide to the Country Houses of the North-West, A
    Author: Robinson, John Martin
    Year Published: 1991
    Reference: pg. 253
    Publisher: London: Constable and Company Limited
    ISBN: 0094699208
    Book Type: Hardback

    Title: Debrett's Peerage and Baronetage, 1990
    Author: Kidd, Charles; Williamson, David (Editors)
    Year Published: 1990
    Reference: pg. P 32
    Publisher: London: Debrett's Peerage Limited (New York: St. Martin's Press, Inc.)
    ISBN: 0312046405
    Book Type: Hardback

    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

    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: Grade II

  • Past Seat / Home of: Henry Sudell, 18th century. John Fowden Hindle, 19th century. Robert Daniel Thwaites Yerburgh, 1st Baron Alvingham, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Flat Owners Company / Condo Association

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Flats / Multi Family

    Ownership Details: Ruin restored and converted to flats in 2005.

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No