The house was built in the early 19th century, the period of the house is late Georgian. It was owned by various wealthy manufacturers, bankers, two Lord Mayors of London and a Titanic widow! The house measures approximately 3000 square feet, it also has a 2 acre garden with a tennis court as well as outbuildings. It needs a complete refurbishment as it is Grade II listed, planning approval is required for all the changes. Internal changes have been approved by the planning office, approved plans are available on the main menu.