Aston Hall, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands

Aston Hall, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands
Photograph taken 1890-1930 © Historic England Archive ref: op14722

The exterior of Aston Hall. Aston Hall was constructed by Sir Thomas Holte between 1618 and 1635 and is a major early Jacobean house. The house was in the same family until the early 19th century when it was sold to a firm of Warwick Bankers in 1818. In 1856 it was sold to a private company who passed it on to the Birmingham Corporation in 1864. It is now in the care of the Museum and Art Gallery Department.

Location

West Midlands Birmingham

Period

Stuart (1603 - 1713)

Tags

country house jacobean architecture