Henry Cubitt, 4th Baron Ashcombe

The Lord Ashcombe
Spouse(s) 1. Ghislaine Alexander (née Dresselhuys)
2. Hon. Virginia Carington
3. Mary Elizabeth Dent-Brocklehurst (née Chipps)
Father Roland Cubitt, 3rd Baron Ashcombe
Mother Sonia Rosemary Keppel
Born 31 March 1924
Died 4 December 2013 (aged 89)

Henry Edward Cubitt, 4th Baron Ashcombe (31 March 1924 – 4 December 2013), was a British peer. He was the son of Roland Cubitt, 3rd Baron Ashcombe, and Sonia Rosemary Keppel, and the uncle and godfather of Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall.

Education and career

Educated at Eton College, he served in the Royal Air Force during the Second World War.[1] After the War he became chairman of Holland, Hannen & Cubitts, the family construction firm.[1] He was the London-based Consul-General for Monaco from 1961 to 1968.[1]


He was married three times without issue:[1]

Lord Ashcombe's first cousin once removed, Mark Cubitt, born in 1964, is now the 5th Baron Ashcombe.

Styles of address


  1. 1 2 3 4 "Obituary: Lord Ashcome". The Telegraph. 25 December 2013. Retrieved 28 December 2013.


Peerage of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Roland Cubitt
Baron Ashcombe
Succeeded by
Mark Cubitt
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