DiCamillo Companion

Wych Cross Place

  • Earlier Houses: A 16th century house on the site was demolished in 1891 and replaced by the current house in 1904.

    House & Family History: In 1989 Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi purchased Wych Cross Place for £3 million.

    Collections: The property of Lady Samuel from Wych Cross were auctioned by Sotheby's, London, on November 18, 2008, and brought a total of £1,991,852.

  • Country Life: XXVIII, 934 plan, 1910.

  • Title: Sotheby's Auction Catalog: Property From the Estate of the Late Lady Samuel of Wych Cross, Nov 18, 2008
    Author: NA
    Year Published: 2008
    Publisher: London: Sotheby's
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Softback

  • House Listed: Not Listed

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Current Seat / Home of: Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Emir of Sharjah; here since 1989.

    Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Lady Samuel, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No