The Treasure House at Nostell

Nostell's 18th century treasure house near Wakefield in Autumn.

Nostell is one of the great treasure houses of the north of England and home to countless treasures, stories and secrets. Follow in the footsteps of the Winn family into a world of exquisite craftsmanship, opulent interiors and tales from generations who lived, served and worked here.

Built as an ambitious statement by the Winn family between 1725-1785, Nostell is a showcase for elegant and fashionable design. It was created not simply as a home, but also to send out an important message about the family's wealth and social status.

Unravel the story of grand designs and unfinished masterpieces, discover the architects and craftsmen that created this Yorkshire showhome and explore the collections you can see today.

Nostell, then and now