Stourhead, Wiltshire.
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Stourhead, Wiltshire.

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Published by Country Life .
Written in English


  • Stourhead House.

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SeriesNational Trust properties in pictures series
The Physical Object
Number of Pages19
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20415764M

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The Spread Eagle Inn is on the Stourhead estate which features a Palladian mansion and world-famous landscape lake & garden. Secluded in its own private valley, Stourhead features one of the world's finest landscape gardens. The 18th-century design centres on the magnificent lake, surrounded by classical temples, enchanting grottos and rare and. Stourhead (Wiltshire) book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The National Trust cares for the finest collection of historic bui /5. Stourhead Estate on the Wiltshire-Somerset border is the perfect day out for everyone. A breathtaking 18th century landscape garden with lakeside walks, grottoes and classical temples is only the beginning. You can also visit Stourhead House, a Palladian mansion with a /5(K). Stourhead is reason enough to visit England all by itself. It is one of the best examples of the English landscape style of garden; a brilliant Arcadian design begun by Henry Hoare in , incorporating ever-changing vistas around a lake, replete with temples to Apollo and Flora, a rock bridge, a cascade, a pantheon, a thatched cottage, and a grotto.

For the very first time at Stourhead the tree-tops will glisten and the gardens will shimmer and sparkle. It’s definitely the most wonderful time of the year to wander beneath unique tree canopies drenched in seasonal colour and dripping with shards of light, frosty snowflakes, stars and baubles. Stourhead Wiltshire. The National Trust, Unmarked. Illustrated throughout. Includes a plan of the house, a tour of the house, and essays. Hoare Genealogy. Bibliography. 62p. Measures &# Stourhead National Trust Decem at AM It's not too late to book your tickets for Christmas at Stourhead and experience the magical illuminated trail yourselves! Stourhead, Wiltshire: A Property of The National Trust [James Lees-Milne, London The National Trust] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This little booklet offers a brief look at the history and background of Stourhead Estate in Wiltshire.

  This book is a beautifully illustrated celebration of Stourhead, the estate in Wiltshire which features a Palladian mansion and a legendary Georgian landscape garden. The garden has a lake, temples, fountains, grottoes, bridges and monuments of all kinds. Stourhead is particularly famous for its autumn colour, which is rather like the British equivalent of New [ ]. Stourhead Wiltshire Paperback – January 1, by National Trust (Author) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — Author: National Trust. Stourhead Gardens Bed & Breakfast is rated "Exceptional" by our guests. Take a look through our photo library, read reviews from real guests and book now with our Price Guarantee. We’ll even let you know about secret offers and sales when you sign up to our emails/10(22). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 40 pages, 4 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations ; 22 cm: Responsibility: [Text by Kenneth.