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Castles, houses and gardens, and other places of interest.

Castles, houses and gardens, and other places of interest.

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Published by Automobile Association in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic buildings -- Great Britain.,
    • Historic buildings -- Ireland.,
    • Gardens -- Great Britain.,
    • Gardens -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title: Castles, houses and gardens, England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales.

      ContributionsAutomobile Association (Great Britain)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA660 .C29
      The Physical Object
      Pagination218 p.
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5579491M
      LC Control Number67093181

      There isn’t another country we know of that offers such a range of attractions; from castles and museums through to our world recognised beaches. Wales is a small country, which means you don’t have to go far to find something new and interesting to discover. In fact, you don’t have to go much further than this page. Voted the third most beautiful garden in the world by National Geographic magazine, the sprawling gardens cover 19 hectares, or almost 47 acres. It is a magnificent blend of formal gardens, terraces, statues, and beautiful lakes, all of which you can reach through the meandering walks. The gardens are also home to Ireland’s highest waterfall.

      Other country houses such as Ascott in Buckinghamshire were deliberately designed not to be stately, and to harmonise with the landscape, while some of the great houses such as Kedleston Hall and Holkham Hall were built as "power houses" to impress and dominate the landscape, and were certainly intended to be "stately homes". about castle gardens Castle Gardens B&B is located on a picturesque and peaceful setting in what was once the gardens for the Cahir Castle. This land is situated between the castle and the Swiss Cottage (the only cottage orné remaining in Ireland).

        Historic Houses, Castles And Gardens: The Original Guide To The Treasures Of Great Britain & Ireland (Historic Houses, Castles And Gardens. Great Britain And Ireland, )/5(9). Invitation to View offers visits to privately owned houses and other places of interest, many of which rarely open to the public. The scheme is unique in that individuals can buy tickets to visit a place of their choice on the dates in our calendar without being part of a group.


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