Poole Pottery plate
Athelhampton House & Garden, July 2017

Photos by John Duckenfield

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Our guide starting the tour of the gardens

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The Great Court with its many yew trees.
Designed and built in 1891 – 1899 by Alfred Cart de Lafontaine

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The Corona

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The Private Garden

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Front Entrance

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The Great Hall, built in 1485

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The Great Chamber

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A secret staircase to the right of the sitting room fireplace

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Windows at the end of the Great Chamber

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A view fropm upstairs

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The side garden

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Dovecote in the side garden

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A look back before leaving