Eaton Hall

Location   nr Eccleston
County   Chester
Year demolished   1961
Reason   Considered too large - replaced by smaller house

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Eaton Hall, East Front from the River
Eaton Hall after 1870 - the east front from the river

Eaton Hall, East Front from the Gardens
East front from the gardens. The main block is on the left with the family wing on the right. The middle linking section contained further guest accommodation. The service wing and stables were behind the family wing.

Eaton Hall, East Front
East front

Eaton Hall, West (Entrance) Front
West front

Eaton Hall - view of family wing from gardens
View of family wing from gardens

Eaton Hall - view of west front and gardens
View of west front and gardens

Early 1800s


Eaton Hall - 1865
The garden front of William Porden's Eaton Hall in c1865 - not the raised central tower by William Burn in 1845 for the 2nd Marquess. Photo by Francis Bedford, published in 'Chester Illustrated', 1865.

Eaton Hall - 1826
The garden front of William Porden's Eaton Hall in 1826 (J D Harding after John Buckler)

Eaton Hall - 1826
North east view in 1826 (J D Harding after John Buckler)

Eaton Hall

1700s


Eaton Hall - by Jan Kip (1708)
Eaton Hall in 1708 - engraving by Jan Kip

Images from other sources
Eaton Hall
Viewfinder - National Monuments Record - English Heritage
Eaton Hall

Country Life Picture Library
Eaton Hall

Cornell University Library