Ednaston Manor

Ednaston Manor

Ednaston Manor. These gates stand at the entrance to Ednaston Manor. The house and grounds and plant nursery used to be open to the public but now it is a private house and access is not permitted.
General information
Architectural style Queen Anne
Town or city Ednaston
Country England
Coordinates 52°58′30″N 1°39′00″W / 52.975°N 1.650°W / 52.975; -1.650Coordinates: 52°58′30″N 1°39′00″W / 52.975°N 1.650°W / 52.975; -1.650
Construction started 1912
Completed 1919
Client William G. Player
Design and construction
Architect Edwin Lutyens

Ednaston Manor is a country house in Ednaston, near Brailsford, Derbyshire. It was built in 1912–19 in a Queen Anne style by Edwin Lutyens, for William G. Player. It is a Grade I listed building.

It was bought by free newspaper pioneer and former Derby County chairman Lionel Pickering in 1979. He improved the extensive gardens which were open to the public during the summer, then sold the house to a local businessman shortly before his death in 2006. The building and gardens are currently under renovation.

The current owners are the Pochciol family.


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