- Kingston Lacy, , BH21 4EA
- 01202 883402
Elegant 17th-century country mansion with important collections, set in attractive formal gardens and extensive parkland.
Kingston Lacy is a country house and estate near Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England, now owned by the National Trust. From the 17th to the late 20th centuries it was the family seat of the Bankes family, who had previously resided nearby at Corfe Castle until its destruction in the English Civil War after its incumbent owners, Sir John Bankes and Dame Mary joined the side of Charles I. They owned some 8,000 acres (4 km