China’s Xi Jinping wants fish and chips while in Britain. But there’s a catch...
Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Britain on a high-profile state visit — one full of pomp, pageantry and a dose of controversy. And if reports in the British media are to be believed, there's one th...
Winston Churchill paintings accepted for nation in lieu of tax
Churchill discovered painting when he was 41 and, his daughter once wrote, it “literally grabbed him, thereafter playing an increasing and abiding role in his life, renewing the source of his great in...
Blenheim Palace - History
A segment of David Dimbleby How We Built Britain about the Blenheim Palace.
Blenheim Palace - Birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill
Welcome to the Blenheim Palace Video Archive. Please enjoy this short Blenheim Palace Video which captures images and scenes from the Palace in Woodstock Oxf...
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust
The Shakespeare Birthplace Trust (SBT) is an independent registered educational charity based in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England, that came into existence in 1847 following the purchase of ...
Shakespeare Birthplace Trust - Wikipedia
Judges Lodgings, Lancaster
The Judges' Lodgings, formerly a town house and now a museum, is located between Church Street and Castle Hill, Lancaster, Lancashire, England. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for Englan...
Judges Lodgings, Lancaster - Wikipedia
China’s Xi Jinping wants fish and chips while in Britain. But there’s a catch...
Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Britain on a high-profile state visit — one full of pomp, pageantry and a dose of controversy. And if reports in the British media are to be believed, there's one th...
Heaton Park
Heaton Park, covering an area of over 600 acres (242.8 ha), is the biggest municipal park in Manchester, England, and one of the largest in Europe. The park includes the grounds of a Grade I list...
Heaton Park - Wikipedia
Hartlebury Castle
Hartlebury Castle, a Grade I listed building, in Worcestershire, central England, was built in the mid-13th century as a fortified manor house on land given to the Bishop of Worcester by King Burg...
Hartlebury Castle - Wikipedia
Danson House
Danson House is a Georgian mansion (today a Grade I listed building) at the centre of Danson Park, to the west of Bexleyheath in the London Borough of Bexley, south-east London.
Originally called ...
Danson House - Wikipedia
Quenby Hall
Quenby Hall is a Jacobean house in parkland near the villages of Cold Newton and Hungarton, Leicestershire, England. It is described by Pevsner as: the most important early-seventeenth century house ...
Quenby Hall - Wikipedia
Winston Churchill paintings accepted for nation in lieu of tax
Churchill discovered painting when he was 41 and, his daughter once wrote, it “literally grabbed him, thereafter playing an increasing and abiding role in his life, renewing the source of his great in...
Boughton House
Boughton House is a country house about 3 miles (4.8 km) north-east of Kettering off the A43 road near Geddington in Northamptonshire, England, which belongs to the Duke of Buccleuch.
The ori...
Boughton House - Wikipedia
Old Soar Manor
0°19′11″E / 51.2623°N 0.3197°E / 51.2623; 0.3197Old Soar Manor is an English Heritage property, owned and maintained by the National Trust. Located near Plaxtol, Kent, England...
Old Soar Manor - Wikipedia
Chicheley Hall
Chicheley Hall, in Chicheley, Buckinghamshire, is an English country house built in the first quarter of the 18th century in the Baroque style.
An ancient manor house on the site belonged to the P...
Chicheley Hall - Wikipedia
Syon House
Syon Park House, and its 200 acre (80 hectare) park, is in west London. It belongs to the Duke of Northumberland and is now his family's London residence. The family's traditional central London resid...
Syon House - Wikipedia
Ancient House, Clare
The Ancient House is a medieval timber-framed building located in Clare in Suffolk. It is a Grade I listed building. The oldest part of the building is the west wing, dating from the 14th century, whi...
Ancient House, Clare - Wikipedia
Attingham Park
2°40′11.78″W / 52.6854611°N 2.6699389°W / 52.6854611; -2.6699389Attingham Park /ˈætɪŋəm/ is a country house and estate in Shropshire, England. Located near the village of Atch...
Attingham Park - Wikipedia
Little Moreton Hall
2°15′06″W / 53.1272°N 2.2518°W / 53.1272; -2.2518Little Moreton Hall, also known as Old Moreton Hall, is a moated half-timbered manor house 4 miles (6.4 km) southwest of ...
Little Moreton Hall - Wikipedia
Calverley Old Hall
Calverley Old Hall is a medieval manor house with Grade I listed building status situated at Calverley, West Yorkshire, England.
Significant portions of the house have unusually escaped alteration...
Calverley Old Hall - Wikipedia
Berry Pomeroy Castle
Berry Pomeroy Castle, a Tudor mansion within the walls of an earlier castle, is near the village of Berry Pomeroy, in South Devon, England. It was built in the late 15th century by the Pomeroy family ...
Berry Pomeroy Castle - Wikipedia
Mereworth Castle
Mereworth Castle is a grade I listed Palladian country house in Mereworth, Kent, England.
Originally the site of a fortified manor licensed in 1332, the present building is not actually a castle, ...
Mereworth Castle - Wikipedia
Kings Weston House
Kings Weston House (grid reference ST529771) is a historic building in Kings Weston Lane, Kingsweston, Bristol, England.It was built between 1712 and 1719 was designed by Sir John Vanbrugh for Edward ...
Kings Weston House - Wikipedia
Shaw House, Berkshire
Shaw House is an important example of an early symmetrical H-plan Elizabethan mansion, located at Shaw, on the north-eastern outskirts of Newbury in Berkshire.
The manor house of Shaw, Shaw House ...
Shaw House, Berkshire - Wikipedia
Blenheim Palace
Blenheim Palace (pronounced /ˈblɛnɪm/ BLEN-im) is a monumental country house situated in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. It is the principal residence of the dukes of Marlborough, and the only ...
Blenheim Palace - Wikipedia
Ham House
Ham House is situated beside the River Thames in Ham, south of Richmond in London. It is claimed by the National Trust to be "unique in Europe as the most complete survival of 17th century fashion and...
Ham House - Wikipedia
Gloddaeth Hall
Gloddaeth Hall originated as a large country house in Llandudno, Conwy, Wales. It is designated by Cadw as a Grade I listed building. It stands on land which had been owned by the Mostyn famil...
Gloddaeth Hall - Wikipedia
Cusworth Hall
Cusworth Hall is an 18th-century Grade I listed country house in Cusworth, near Doncaster, South Yorkshire in the north of England. Set in the landscaped parklands of Cusworth Park, Cusworth Hall is a...
Cusworth Hall - Wikipedia
Chavenage House
Chavenage House is an Elizabethan era manor house 2.4 kilometres (1.5 mi) northwest of Tetbury, in the Cotswolds area of Gloucestershire, England.It is constructed of Cotswold stone, with a Cotsw...
Chavenage House - Wikipedia