The Family

The Cholmondeley Family have lived at Cholmondeley in Cheshire since 1200.

Lavinia, Dowager Marchioness of Cholmondeley, wife of the late 6th Marquess resided at Cholmondeley Castle until her death on the 7th November 2015, her Son David, the 7th Marquess of Cholmondeley and Lord Great Chamberlain with his wife the Marchioness of Cholmondeley and their children live at Houghton Hall in Norfolk, built in the 1720’s by Sir Robert Walpole. The 7th Marquess divides his time between Cheshire and Norfolk.

Find out more about Houghton Hall.