Worcestershire All photos by Hetty
There are lots of gardens to wander around, with herbaceous borders, follies, statues, lakes and many unusual plants and trees. The free audio-guides are very good.
The estate has been owned by the Berkeley family since 1605. The current mansion was built in 1811 in Palladian style
Monument to Sir Rowland Berkeley, who died in 1611, and his wife Katherine. They had 15 children
Tomb chest of Sir Robert Berkeley (died in 1656)
The Cart Sheds
Some herbaceous borders have unusual plants
One of the gardeners?
Stag in the kitchen garden
Lovely reflections in the lake
The Root House- the uprights are tree roots
Grapes in a greenhouse