Somerleyton Hall is renowned as one of the finest Victorian Stately homes in the country. The Jacobean Manor house is now encased in John Thomas (Prince Albert’s star sculptor) who worked extensively on the houses of Parliament reinterpretation of the Italianate style two towers dominating the skyline. The Clock tower by Vulliamy lost out in Prince’s Albert famous competition to design what is now Britain's most iconic landmark – Big Ben.
Though the Hall and Gardens today may strike a classic and historic pose, there’s a wealth of hidden history here, for the Somerleyton estate has been home to powerful figures going back almost 900 years...
Somerleyton Hall was proud to host The Crown as it filmed its infamous season 4 which focused on the stormy relationship between Prince Charles and Princess Diana. Josh O’Connor and Emma Corrin brought the hall and garden’s to life as the perfect double for the royal residence at Sandringham.
For those looking for a spectacular venue for an event or filming, visit the Private Somerleyton website for information on accommodation and bespoke experiences.