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Everingham Hall (Everingham Park)  England 
Everingham, near Pocklington, East Riding of Yorkshire, England

Started 1757
Completed 1764 w/circa 1962 alterations

Status: Partially Extant

Special Info / Location/ Date

Special Info
Phonetic Pronunciation of House Name

Location
Country
England
District Today
East Riding of Yorkshire
 Historic County
 City / Town / Village
Everingham, near Pocklington
 Latitude
53.872
 Longitude
-0.778

Date
Start Date
1757
Completion Date
1764 w/circa 1962 alterations
Circa Date
Images

The House from the 1880s publication Morris's Views of Seats

Architects

Designed   Remodeled House
Date   Circa 1962

Designed   Catholic Chapel of the Virgin and Saint Everilda for William Constable-Maxwell, 13th Lord Herries. The design was that of the Roman architect Agostino Giorgioli, slightly altered and executed by Harper.
Date   1836-39

Designed   House for William Haggerston
Date   1757-64

Extant / Listed / References

Extant
Extant Type
Partially Extant
Extant Details

Listed
House Listed As 
Grade I
Gardens Listed As  
Not Listed
Country House:  Yes

References
Vitruvius Britannicus
Vitruvius Scoticus
J.B. Burke (Burke's Visitation of Seats)
2.S. Vol. I, p. 88, 1854.
Country Life
CXLIII, 340, 408, 1968.
J.P. Neale (Neale's Views of Seats)
Access / Ownership / Seat

Access
Open to Public Please note: Houses listed as being open "By Appointment" are usually country house hotels, B&Bs, or schools.
By Appointment
Historic Houses Association Member
Phone Number If calling from the U.S., delete the first "0" in British numbers.
01430-860-203
Fax Number
Email
Website
Awards

Current Ownership
Current Ownership Type
Unknown
Primary Current Ownership Use
Unknown
Current Ownership Use / Details
The principal rooms of the House and the Chapel can be visited for pre-booked groups only.

Seat ("Seat" is loosely defined as any family that occupied the house for a period of 2 years or more)
Today Seat of
A Past Seat(s) of
William Constable-Maxwell, 10th Lord Herries, 19th century. Constable and Constable-Maxwell families here for 800 years; until 1982.
Possible (Unsure) Seat of
History / Gardens & Park / Movies

History
Earlier House(s) / Building(s)
House Replaced By
Built / Designed For
William Haggerston
House & Family History
Everingham was sold in 1982 by Lady Herries, along with 2,868 acres, after a period of 800 years in the possession of the Constable and Constable-Maxwell families. An institution purchased the property and dismantled the estate.
Collections This field lists art objects that are currently or were previously in the collection of the house.

For information on the history of British currency, click here.  To use a chart that allows you to compare the purchasing power of money In Great Britain from 1264 to any other year, including the present, click here.  To use a currency conversion to see the current value of the British pound, click here.
Comments

Gardens & Park
Garden, Park, Follies and Outbuildings
Chapel & Church
The very grand Grade I red brick and stuccoed early 19th century Catholic Chapel of the Virgin and Saint Everilda is extant and sits next to the House. Designed by the Roman architect Agostino Giorgioli, it was built by John Hayes and features statuary by Luigi Bozzoni. The Chapel has a tripartite entrance front with a single-bay narthex, a seven-bay nave with east transepts, and a single-bay apsidal sanctuary.

Movies
Location for Movies / TV
Bibliography

Author   Sayer, Michael
Year Published   1993
Reference  


Author   Holmes, Michael
Year Published   1986
Reference  


Author   Colvin, Howard
Year Published   1995
Reference   pg. 461



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