March 31, 2017
A 17th Century centre of fashion and power.
In fact the house was shut when I visited, but the gardens were significant, consisting of 8 huge lawns that represent wealth & control as they had to be cut by scythe, by hand.
Also an area known as a wilderness, which was less formal and designed for contemplation. A wonderful collection of flowers, foliage and shrubs.
Reception rooms were situated on 1st floor, so guests could view the garden from above and be impressed
Churchill War Rooms
January 24, 2020
Upton House, a weekend retreat
January 13, 2020
Strawberry Hill House
December 7, 2019
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