The Manor House Hotel, Castle Combe
This extraordinary estate is now a 5-star hotel and golf club. The house was built in the 14th century and has 48 rooms and 365 acres (1.5 km2) of gardens. The grounds' Italian, Classical and medieval Gothic styled gardens and summerhouse were added in the mid-19th century and are still maintained today.
This Abandoned Coal Mine In Scotland Is Now A Modern-Day Stonehenge
Coal is going out of business in Scotland. One duke and an inventive architect teamed up to replace it with revitalizing the community.
Knight's grave, Kilmuir - Isle of Skye Photo Gallery
Crusaders grave, Kilmuir cemetary on the Isle of Skye, Scotland. Part of the Britain Express Travel and Heritage Picture Library, Scotland col...
Trerice House - Newquay
The Elizabethan manor house of Trerice, located a few miles outside of Newquay. This view is the facade with it's Dutch-style gables built on an E plan. The house dates back to 1573 and was built by Sir John Arundell. Trerice stayed in the family for over 400 years before changing hands a number of times. In 1953 the estate was acquired by the National Trust.
Why Bowood remains the epitome of an eighteenth-century English country house
With its Robert Adam interiors and Capability Brown landscape, Bowood is the epitome of an eighteenth-century English country house, formed by the taste and vision of previous inhabitants.
Upper Slaughter Manor, Cotswolds
A private home that is open to the public one week per month in the summer. Luckily the sun came out just as we arrived and I was able to get a bunch of photos before it disappeared for the rest of the day. [Note that the Flickr mapping feature still hasn't figured out that Upper Slaughter is not Lower Slaughter]
Look Inside Jane Seymour‘s House in England | Architectural Digest
St. Catherine's Court, actress Jane Seymour’s romantic manor house in England, is set amid 14 acres of gardens and paddocks
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The Best Countryside Escapes: Gravetye Manor, Sussex
This Elizabethan mansion, a Small Hotel of the Year winner, has a michelin-starred restaurant and historically important gardens.
Cawdor Castle - A Magnificent Scottish Castle
Cawdor Castle is a stunning 'fairytale castle' with Shakespearean connections. Learn more about this historic Scottish castle here.