EPISODE TWO: CALKE ABBEY DVD


EPISODE TWO: CALKE ABBEY DVD

THE NATIONAL TRUST    Book Number: 82858    Product format: Unknown

A Baroque mansion situated near Derby, Calke Abbey's construction began in 1701. Set in a stunning landscaped park, it has become famous as a graphic illustration of the English country house in decline. Little restored, the house contains the spectacular natural history collection of the Harpur Creue family with stags and bulls heads adorning the walls, taxidermy and stuffed creatures in cabinets of curiosity and more besides. There is a magnificent 18th century state bed and interiors are essentially unchanged since the 1880s. The attractive grounds feature a beautiful walled garden, flower garden, physics garden and Auricula Theatre and garden buildings. 60 minute colour film.
Bibliophile price: £1.50


Additional product information

ISBN 5023093065157
Browse these categories as well: Last Chance to buy!, Home Entertainment/ CDs, DVDs, Art & Architecture, Great Britain, Maps & the Environment

Customers who bought this product also bought

BRITAIN FROM THE AIR: Building Britain DVD
Bibliophile price: £2.75
TOLL HOUSES OF STAFFORDSHIRE
Bibliophile price: £3.00
TOURNAMENT OF BLOOD
Bibliophile price: £3.00
JAPANESE ORNAMENT: Book and CD
Bibliophile price: £4.00
LATITUDE NORTH
Bibliophile price: £1.75