Jane Austen Houses Quiz

12 Questions
Jane Austen Quizzes & Trivia

Many grand country houses with interesting names are featured in the six major novels of Jane Austen. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of the houses and their occupants.

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which country house in Pride and Prejudice is said to be "situated on rising ground"?
    • A. 

      Netherfield

    • B. 

      Longbourn

    • C. 

      Rosings

    • D. 

      Pemberley

  • 2. 
    In Mansfield Park what is the name of Mr. Rushworth's estate?
    • A. 

      Southerton

    • B. 

      Jamesville

    • C. 

      Northfield

    • D. 

      Rushworth Manor

  • 3. 
    In Emma what is the name of the estate owned by Mr. & Mrs. Churchill that Frank Churchill will one day inheirit?
    • A. 

      Elsmere

    • B. 

      Enderby

    • C. 

      Everdeen

    • D. 

      Enscombe

  • 4. 
    In Persuasion the Musgrove family lives at...
    • A. 

      Applecross

    • B. 

      Uppercross

    • C. 

      Underhill

    • D. 

      Musgrove Farm

  • 5. 
    In Sense and Sensiblity who is due to inheirit Allenham when old Mrs. Smith dies? 
    • A. 

      William Middleton

    • B. 

      Sir John Middleton

    • C. 

      Robert Ferrars

    • D. 

      John Willoughby

  • 6. 
    Which of these Pride and Prejudice characters did not grow up at or near Pemberley?
    • A. 

      Georgiana Darcy

    • B. 

      Mrs. Gardiner

    • C. 

      Colonel Fitzwilliam

    • D. 

      George Wickham

  • 7. 
    In Northanger Abbey where does Henry Tilney live and work as vicar?
    • A. 

      Woodston

    • B. 

      Fullerton

    • C. 

      Northanger Abbey

    • D. 

      Whitley

  • 8. 
    What is the name of Colonel Brandon's estate in Sense and Sensiblity?
    • A. 

      Whitfield

    • B. 

      Cleveland

    • C. 

      Delaford

    • D. 

      Combe Magna

  • 9. 
    In Mansfield Park what is the name of Mr. Crawford's estate in Norfolk?
    • A. 

      Thornton-Lacey

    • B. 

      Crawford Park

    • C. 

      Maddison

    • D. 

      Everingham

  • 10. 
    In Persuasion what is the name of Sir Walter Elliot's grand house that he has to rent out because of his debts?
    • A. 

      Kellynch

    • B. 

      Monkford

    • C. 

      Wynthrop

    • D. 

      Steventon

  • 11. 
    In Emma Mrs. Elton speaks fondly of "Maple Grove" but who does this grandest of all houses belong to?
    • A. 

      Mr. Hawkins

    • B. 

      Mr. Bragge

    • C. 

      Mr. Suckling

    • D. 

      Mr. Dixon

  • 12. 
    In Pride and Pejudice what is the name of the estate owned by Colonel Fitzwilliam's father the Earl?
    • A. 

      Compton

    • B. 

      Chatterton

    • C. 

      Chawton

    • D. 

      Jane Austen does not say