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Houses & Gardens

Houses and Gardens along the way...

  1. Shaw House is one of the best preserved Elizabethan mansions in England. Over the centuries Shaw House has welcomed royalty, seen action during the Civil War, housed soldiers during World War II and schooled generations of local children. The House is open to the public from February to September and offers a year round programme of events and family activities. Entry to the House and grounds is free but donations are most welcomed.
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  2. Apsley House
    Be amazed by the glittering interiors of the grandest address in the capital, once known as 'Number 1 London'. This beautiful Georgian building was the London home of the first Duke of Wellington and has changed very little since his great victory at Waterloo in 1815. Revel in one of the finest art collections in London, as well as a wonderful collection of silver and porcelain.
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  3. Bowood House & Gardens
    Outstanding 18th century mansion house estate.
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  4. The Merchant's House Marlborough
    The Merchant's House - a glorious restoration of a 17th century silk merchant's house. The 17th century style town garden is a hidden gem, voted Garden of the Year 2009 by Wiltshire Life magazine.
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  5. National Trust Images/Peter Cook
    Queen Anne house with magnificent plasterwork, fine oak staircase, period furniture and important collection of drinking glasses. Tranquil walled garden with tea room for light lunches and cream teas.
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  6. This glittering golden mansion, adorned with chimneys and parapets, is a magnificent example of Elizabethan elegance. In the longest Long Gallery in England you’ll discover some famous faces from the past.
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  7. Breathtakingly pretty 18th century manor surrounded by award-winning Italianate gardens.
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  8. The garden, complete with working kitchen garden and orchard, lies in the charming village of Tintinhull, Somerset.
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  9. Prior Park Landscape Garden
    Set a leisurely pace in sublimely pretty 18th century landscape surroundings.
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  10. Dyrham Park winter
    Elegant 17th century mansion and deer park set in acres of rolling countryside.
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  11. Full of variety, this charming garden shows the English country style at its best.
  12. Discover over 4,500 stunning plant species, including rare and threatened plants, in this huge University collection
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