Stonehenge the world’s most sophisticated prehistoric stone circle

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Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument on Salisbury Plain in Wiltshire, England, two miles west of Amesbury. It consists of an outer ring of vertical sarsen standing stones, each around 13 feet high, seven feet wide, and weighing around 25 tons, topped by connecting horizontal lintel stones. Watch the video: This video of our visit to … Read more

Croft Castle – a 17th-century manor house

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Situated on the English-Welsh border near Leominster, Croft is a quiet, ancient place steeped in British history and politics with a picturesque castle and medieval parkland re-fashioned during the 18th century. Watch the video: This video of Croft Castle was recorded on Tuesday 7 March 2023 with a DJI Pocket 2 camera. Below are some … Read more

Chedworth Roman Villa near Cheltenham in Gloucestershire

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The remains of Chedworth Roman Villa are in a beautiful Cotswold valley at Yanworth, near Cheltenham in Gloucestershire. The visitor can view extensive in-situ mosaics, two bath-houses, and a water shrine. There is also a small Victorian museum, displaying finds and objects discovered at the villa. Watch the video: Recorded on Monday 6 March 2023 … Read more

Kedleston Hall and Grounds

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Kedleston Hall is a neo-classical manor house, and seat of the Curzon family, located in Kedleston, Derbyshire, approx. 4 miles north-west of Derby. The current house was commissioned in 1759 by Nathaniel Curzon and designed by Robert Adam. The magnificent Marble Hall was completed in 1776. Watch the video: Recorded on 13 May 2022 with … Read more

Anglesey Abbey, a Jacobean-style house with a spectacular garden

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At the age of 30, the future Lord Fairhaven began to create his first home from a run-down country house and desolate landscape. Wanting to inspire and surprise visitors, he created a spectacular garden with planting for all seasons and a cosy house in which to entertain. Life revolved around horse racing and shooting, and … Read more

Wimpole Estate – a host of golden daffodils

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This is a walking tour of the grounds at Wimpole Estate in Cambridgeshire, where we enjoy the swathes of bright daffodils. There are 85 different varieties of daffodils plus many other spring flowers to be seen. Watch the video: Wimpole is a National Trust property. The address is Wimpole Estate, Arrington, Royston, Cambridgeshire, SG8 0BW … Read more