Historic houses

Historic Houses

historic house

Since 1982 Gauntlet have been one of the leading insurance brokers to owners of Historic Houses, both private and open to the public. Gauntlet manage the insurance of many of the finest historic homes and art collections in the United Kingdom and Europe.

Our specialist approach provides a fast, efficient and professional service with total confidentiality when arranging innovative insurance solutions at highly competitive rates.

Historic house

Policies include:

  • Historic Houses and Outbuildings
  • Fine Art Collections 
  • Jewellery 
  • General Contents
  • House Opening Activities, including loss of revenue
  • Employers Liability 
  • Public Liability


In addition, through a network of long established contacts, we are able to offer advice on all aspects of valuation, collection management, fire prevention and security. To discuss your insurance requirements please contact:

Harry Fitzalan Howard, Chairman
T | 020 7394 2420 E | hfh@gauntlet.uk.com

Steve Buckingham, Managing Director
T | 020 7394 2419 E | steve.buckingham@gauntlet.uk.com

James Grokes, Director
T | 020 7394 2421 E | james.grokes@gauntlet.uk.com