SP2556 : Charlecote House

taken 5 years ago, near to Charlecote, Warwickshire, Great Britain

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Charlecote House
Charlecote House
Charlecote House was begun in 1558 for the Lucy family whose ancestors had arrived from France soon after the Norman Conquest. It is Grade I listed LinkExternal link and is situated in a Grade II* park LinkExternal link
Charlecote House and Park

Charlecote is a grand 16th century country house, surrounded by its own deer park, on the banks of the River Avon near Wellesbourne. The house was begun in 1558 and extended during the nineteenth century. The house and park have been administered by the National Trust since 1946 and are open to the public (LinkExternal link National Trust Charlecote visitor information).

Charlecote Park covers an area of 185 acres, backing on to the River Avon. The house is a Grade I listed building (English Heritage Building ID:482163 LinkExternal link British Listed Buildings).

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SP2556, 286 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 5 June, 2016   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 14 June, 2016
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Country estates 
Primary Subject of Photo
Historic Building 
Place (from Tags)
Charlecote  Charlecote Park 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2592 5637 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:12.2971N 1:37.3278W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2593 5635
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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