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
Lyme Caxton Missal
The Lyme Caxton Missal is an incunable or early printed book containing the liturgy of the mass according to the Sarum Rite, published in 1487 by William Caxton. The copy at Lyme Park, Cheshire, Engl...
Lyme Caxton Missal - Wikipedia
Birtsmorton Court
Birtsmorton Court is a Grade I listed fortified medieval moated manor house near Malvern in Worcestershire, in the former woodlands of Malvern Chase.It is located in Birtsmorton, a small agricultural ...
Birtsmorton Court - 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...
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...
Charlton House
Among several English houses with the name Charlton House, the most prominent is a Jacobean building in Charlton, London. It is regarded as the best-preserved ambitious Jacobean house in Greater Londo...
Charlton House - Wikipedia
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
Red Lodge Museum, Bristol
The Red Lodge Museum (grid reference ST582731) is a historic house museum in Bristol, England. The original building was Tudor/Elizabethan, built in 1579-1580, and the main additional building phases ...
Red Lodge Museum, Bristol - 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
Wotton House
Wotton House, or Wotton, in Wotton Underwood (Buckinghamshire, UK), was built between 1704 and 1714, to a design very similar to that of the contemporary version of Buckingham House. The house is an e...
Wotton House - 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
Houghton House
Houghton House is a ruined house located near Houghton Conquest in Bedfordshire, on the ridge just north of Ampthill, and about 8 miles south of Bedford. It is a Grade I listed building.Being set abov...
Houghton House - 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
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
Spencer House, London
0°8′24″W / 51.50528°N 0.14000°W / 51.50528; -0.14000Spencer House is a mansion in St James's, London.The house was commissioned by John, 1st Earl Spencer in 1756, the Earl req...
Spencer House, London - Wikipedia
Hayton Castle
Hayton Castle is a fortified house situated to the North-East of the village of Hayton in Cumbria.
The castle is a 14th or 15th century tower house; extended in the 16th and 17th centuries and con...
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