From the 1880s, it was the home of Catherine Croker until her death in 1913, when it was sold to an American, Josephine Macleod, who lived there with her sister Betty Leggett.  Betty died in 1931 and, in 1943, Josephine made the house over to her niece, the Countess of Sandwich.

In 1949 her daugh... From NEN Gallery