Earlier Houses: The Grade II-listed circa 1600 timber framed Old Hill Court is extant.
Built / Designed For: Richard Clarke
House & Family History: Hill Court was sold, together with 100 acres, in 1982-83 to the Swiss company Rehau Ltd.
Collections: The contents of Hill Court were sold by Christie's in 1982.
Country Life: CXXXIX, 180, 228, 286, 1966.
Title: Sotheby's Auction Catalog: The Property of the Executrix of the Late Christopher Rowley, Esq., Jul 21 and 22, 2003
Year Published: 2003
Reference: pg. 7
Publisher: London: Sotheby's
Book Type: Softback
Title: Disintegration of a Heritage: Country Houses and their Collections, 1979-1992, The
Author: Sayer, Michael
Year Published: 1993
Publisher: Norfolk: Michael Russell (Publishing)
Book Type: Hardback
House Listed: Grade I
Park Listed: Grade II
Past Seat / Home of: SEATED AT CURRENT HOUSE: Richard Clarke, until 1702; Joseph Clarke, 18th century. Kingsmill Evans, early 19th century; Captain Kingsmill Manley Power, until 1888. Major Lionel James Trafford, 19th century; Trafford family here 1890-1982. Christopher Rowley, 1982-94.
Current Ownership Type: Corporation
Primary Current Ownership Use: Offices
Ownership Details: Since 1994 owned and occupied by Rehau Ltd.