TQ4551 : The Lakes, Chartwell

taken 4 years ago, near to Toy's Hill, Kent, Great Britain

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The Lakes, Chartwell
The Lakes, Chartwell
Looking across to the lakes at Chartwell.
Chartwell

Chartwell is a country house near the town of Westerham, Kent. For over forty years it was the home of Winston Churchill. He bought the property in September 1922 and lived there until shortly before his death in January 1965

The origins of the estate reach back to the 14th century; in 1382 the property, then called Well-street, was sold by William-at-Well. It passed through various owners and in 1836 was auctioned, as a substantial, brick-built manor. In 1848, it was purchased by John Campbell Colquhoun, whose grandson sold it to Churchill LinkExternal link

Chartwell is owned by the National Trust web site LinkExternal link

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Date Taken
Friday, 19 January, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 21 January, 2018
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Near (from Tags)
Westerham 
Place (from Tags)
Chartwell 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 456 515 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:14.6692N 0:5.1333E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 455 515
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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