1,000 years of Canons Ashby
Canons Ashby has been home to the Dryden family for over 400 years. More than a manor house but less than a grand mansion, it has been remodelled and added to so that it is now a fascinating and compl…
Our name is made up of Ashby meaning farmstead and Canons from the group of canons who founded the A…
Canons Ashby in Northamptonshire is famous for its beautiful Elizabethan manor house and gardens, an…
Known as the Antiquary, Sir Henry Dryden inherited the estate in 1837 at just 19 years old and was the squire for most of the Victorian period.