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Sissinghurst Castle is the former home of the author, Vita Sackville-West who designed the magnificent gardens surrounding the Elizabethan mansion in Kent - the Garden of England. After she and her husband Harold Nicholson died, the buildings and garden were given to the National Trust. Please see the link for more details.
I visited here with friends on a warm but hazy day in April and, even though I had visited years before, was amazed by the sheer beauty of the various gardens, the bluebell woodland walk, the moat, the tower where she wrote, and the stunning views over Kent.
Part of the woodland walk also includes the two small lakes where you can see waterfowl and other pondlife. It's such a... more travel advice
I'm no expert but the Manor House must be one of the finest examples of Elizabethan architecture in SE England. Check... more travel advice
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