Kirby Hall

Kirby Hall is a fine example of an Elizabethan building that was begun in 1570 and renovated in the 17C. Bought and completed by Sir Christopher Hatton, favourite of Elizabeth I, in 1575, this vast manor was enlarged and became one of the most luxurious of its kind. The larger part of the building is today in ruin. Some rooms have survived, including the great hall with a sloping ceiling.

Useful information


Off Kirby Lane, NN17 3FR Deene


+44 1536 203230


6.60 £

Opening hours

end Mar-Sep: Wed-Sun 10am-6pm (Oct 5pm); Nov-Mar: weekends 10am-4pm, closed 1 Jan and 24-26 Dec

Nearby tourist attractions

Deene Park
Deene Park