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Bettisfield Hall (Bettisfield Park)

  • House & Family History: Bettisfield Hall stood empty and abandoned from 1977 until its sale in 1989.

    Collections: Some contents of Bettisfield Hall were sold by Sotheby's September 14-16, 1999.

  • Architect: James Wyatt

    Date: Circa 1787
    Designed: House
    (Attribution of this work is uncertain)
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    Architect: Decimus Burton

    Date: 1844
    Designed: Tower

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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: Vol. II, p. 67, 1853.

  • 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: Not Listed

  • Current Seat / Home of: Cornelia Bayley

    Past Seat / Home of: Sir John Hanmer, Bt., 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No