suit of armour


The Estate was inherited in 1544 by John Peyton, MP, and the current house was built in 1585.

The imposing red-brick Queen Anne façade which is much admired today, was added in 1715. The Grade II listed Dower House is Elizabethan.
pedestrian view of house
distant house viewed across estate
sundial with gate and drive beyond

Knowlton is under the stewardship of the Fox-Pitt family, one of Britain's best-known equestrian families and whose passion for agriculture, environment, conservation and preservation will see it carefully handed to the next generation.