Knightshayes Court

Locat­ed in Tiver­ton, not far from our tem­po­rary thatched-roof cot­tage, Knight­shayes Court rep­re­sents yet anoth­er Nation­al Trust loca­tion where we spent a hap­py few hours. The Trust acquired the estate in 1973 after the death of its own­er Sir John...

Godolphin Estate

Locat­ed near Hel­ston, Eng­land in the coun­ty of Corn­wall, Godol­phin holds one of the area’s pre­vi­ous­ly most pro­duc­tive tin mines with a 400-year his­to­ry – and now clas­si­fied as one of Cornwall’s Min­ing World Her­itage sites. The grounds include 550...

Dunster Castle

A cas­tle has exist­ed for over 1,000 years at the top of a hill in Dun­ster Vil­lage, near Mine­head, Eng­land in the west coun­ty of Som­er­set — ini­tial­ly as a Sax­on fortress and lat­er a coun­try house in the Vic­to­ri­an era. The old­est sur­viv­ing part of...
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