Scotney Castle is an English country house with formal gardens south-east of Lamberhurst in the valley of the River Bewl in Kent, England. It belongs to the National Trust. The central feature is the ruins of a medieval, moated manor house, Scotney Old Castle, which is on an island on a small lake.

"Scotney Castle, Kent" - Scotney Castle is an English country house with formal gardens south-east of Lamberhurst in the valley of the River Bewl in Kent, England. It belongs to the National Trust.

Sudbury Hall is a country house in Derbyshire, England, and is one the country's finest Restoration mansions. The National Trust Museum of Childhood is housed in the 19th-century servants' wing of Sudbury Hall.

England Travel Inspiration - Sudbury Hall is a country house in Derbyshire, England, and is one the country's finest Restoration mansions. The National Trust Museum of Childhood is housed in the servants' wing of Sudbury Hall.

Calke Abbey, Derbyshire. The house was rebuilt in 1701-4 on an older original building. The Greek Revival portico was added to the south front in 1806-8.

Visitors in the park with the house beyond at Calke Abbey, Derbyshire. The house was rebuilt in on an older original building. The Greek Revival portico was added to the south front in

Hardwick Hall, Chesterfield, Derbyshire by jacqueline.poggi, via Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

Hardwick Hall in Derbyshire was famous for its glass previously, only churches had large glass windows, and most poor households had wooden shutters.

Kedleston Hall, Kedleston, Derbyshire. Former seat of the Curzon family. Today it is a National Trust property. The present house was commissioned by Sir Nathaniel Curzon (later 1st Baron Scarsdale) in 1759. Designed by Palladian architects James Paine & Matthew Brettingham. Robert Adam designs for the park landscape impressed Curzon & he put Adam in charge of the construction. In 1939, Kedleston Hall was offered by Richard Curzon, 2nd Viscount Scarsdale for use by the War Dept during WWII.

Kedleston Hall - Derbyshire, England The present house was commissioned by Sir Nathaniel Curzon in The house was designed by the Palladian architects James Paine and Matthew Brettingham and was.

Wakehurst Place Garden & Millennium Seed Bank -- West Sussex, UK

Wakehurst Place Garden & Millennium Seed Bank, West Sussex, is a National Trust property comprising a late country house and a mainly garden, managed by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Charlecote Park. 16th c. country house, nr Wellesbourne, Warwicks. Administered by the National Trust since 1946 it is a Grade I listed bldg & was built in 1558 by Sir Thomas Lucy. The general outline of the Elizabethan house remains, nowadays it is mostly Victorian. In 1823, George Hammond Lucy inherited & set about recreating it to its original style. In the middle of the 19th c, the Fairfax Baronets inherited when the male line of the Lucy family failed on the death of Henry Spencer Lucy.

Administered by the National Trust since 1946 it is a Grade I listed bldg & was built in 1558 by Sir Thomas Lucy.

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