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Bowood House & Gardens

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Bowood House & Gardens, Calne, SN11


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Bowood House and Gardens - Days Out and Attractions in Chippenham - The Best Of Chippenham
A riot of things to do will keep the kids happy for hours on end: our Adventure Playground is exciting and safe for children up to 12, and that makes it a hit with Mums and Dads too. Bold and brave pirates can ‘sail’ on a full-size galleon with rigging and a crow’s nest, there̵...

Bowood House & Garden
My father retired in 1972 to his home in Perthshire. He left with the memorable words: ‘You may find maintaining the house and estate quite a challenge.’ Indeed, it has been, but at the same time, hugely rewarding. My wife and I get enormous pleasure from sharing this wonderful oasis of peace an...

Bowood House and Gardens, an Attraction in Calne, Wiltshire. Search for Wiltshire Attractions.
Bowood House is the magnificent family home of the Marquis and Marchioness of Lansdowne and was designed by Robert Adam in the 18th Century. On display in the exhibition rooms upstairs is a remarkable collection of family heirlooms built up over 250 years. These include Victoriana, Indiana, silver, ...

Bowood House, Chippenham and places to stay nearby
is the magnificent home of the Marquis and Marchioness of Landsdowne. It stands in glorious 'Capability Brown' parkland with gently sloping lawns stretching away from the house to the lake beyond. Splendours within the park include the Cascade, Doric Temp...

Bowood House and Gardens, The Estate Office, Bowood, Calne, SN11 0LZ - www.statelyhomes.com
The first house at Bowood was built c.1725, on the site of a hunting lodge. The house and park were bought in 1754 by the first Earl of Shelburne (1705-1761), who employed architect Henry Keene to extend the house and build an E-shaped service wing behind it. Both the 7th Marquess and his brother we...

Bowood House & Gardens | Bowood House, Calne, England | Whatsonwhen
The gardens are a treat in their own right, encompassing almost every phase of English garden design from the early Georgian period onwards. The 18th-century park designed by Capability Brown features a cascade and hermit's cave, while the magnificent 19th-century Italianate terraces are eye-catchin...

Bowood House, Calne, Wiltshire, UK
BOWOOD is the family home of the Earl and Countess of Shelburne, the Earl being the eldest son of the Marquess of Lansdowne. Begun c1720 for the Bridgeman family, the house was purchased by the 2nd Earl of Shelburne in 1754 and completed soon afterwards. Part of the house was demolished in 1955, lea...

Bowood House & Gardens, Estate Office, Calne, Wiltshire - Attractions
Bowood House, the family home of the Marquis and Marchioness of Lansdowne, was built during the 18th century, to the designs of Henry Keene and Robert Adam. The Chapel and famous Italianate terraced gardens were added in the 19th century. The Exhibition Rooms contain Victoriana, costume, jewellery, ...

Bowood House and Gardens, Calne, Wiltshire Review in Wedding Venues - UK at Review Centre
My wife and I got married at Bowood House on 19th June 2004. During the reception Bowood's serving staff knocked over a lit candle and bottle of red wine - the red wine covered my wife's dress. They served incorrect meals (e.g. Pork to a Muslim friend). They've offered me no written appology, even d...

Bowood House & Gardens, Calne - Southern England - UK Attraction
Magnificent family house of the Marquis and Marchioness of Lansdowne containing remarkable collections of heirlooms and works of art, the eighteenth century Robert Adam house is set in glorious Capability Brown parkland with terraced gardens and sloping lawns leading to the 40-acre lake beyond. Fa...

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