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Thornfield, Yorkshire, England

Finally, Antoinette is imprisoned in the attic at Thornfield Hall, where she is to be found, as Bertha, in Jane Eyre. Thornfield is the family estate, which Rochester inherits after the death of his father and older brother. It is an isolated country mansion, with Gothic battlements and foreboding empty rooms.

It has been suggested that Brontë based Thornfield on Haddon Hall, near Bakewell, Derbyshire: both the 1996 Franco Zeffirelli film  and the 2006 BBC adaptation set Thornfield at Haddon Hall.

North Lees Hall
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeNorth Lees Hall - Credit: J147

North Lees Hall in Hathersage is a more likely inspiration for Thornfield. The fictional town of Morton is thought to be based on Hathersage, and Brontë stayed in the area before writing Jane Eyre.