Tatton Hall :: Shared Description

Tatton Hall is a country house in Tatton Park near Knutsford

A new house was built at Tatton for the Egerton family in 1716. Between the 1770s and 1816 most of it was replaced by the present neoclassical mansion, designed by Samuel Wyatt and his nephew Lewis William Wyatt. Further additions to the house were made in 186162 and in 1884.

The last member of the Egerton family to live in the hall was Maurice Egerton. On his death in 1958 , he bequeathed the mansion and gardens to the National Trust and it is open for visiting by the general public at advertised times (LinkExternal link National Trust Visitor Information).

Tatton Hall is designated by English Heritage as a Grade I listed building (English Heritage Building ID: 58467 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).
by David Dixon
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SJ7481 : The Stable Yard at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Kitchen at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall, The Still Room by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Scullery at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall Library by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Rear Courtyard at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Landing and Staircase, Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : The Drawing Room at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall (Northern Elevation) by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Italian Garden, Tatton Park by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Entrance Hall at Tatton by David Dixon
SJ7481 : The Library, Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall Cellar by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall and the Italian Garden by David Dixon
SJ7481 : The Yellow Drawing Room at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall, Tatton Park, Knutsford by habiloid
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall Upper Landing by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Entrance Hall at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : The Lemon Bedroom, Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Tatton Hall, Dining Room by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Balance Scales, Tatton Hall Scullery by David Dixon
SJ7481 : The Mansion at Tatton Park by David Dixon
SJ7481 : Coal-Fired Range at Tatton Hall by David Dixon
SJ7481 : The Housekeeper's Sitting Room, Tatton Hall by David Dixon

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Created: Sun, 18 May 2014, Updated: Sun, 18 May 2014

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