Dating back to the 14th Century, Craigcrook Castle is to the west of Edinburgh and former home of writer and politician William Stirling, frequented by Charles Dickens, Hans Christian Anderson, George Elliot and Lord Tennyson, was in a desperate state of dilapidation. Malcolm Duffin's restoration transformed Craigcrook Castle, recreating a beautiful Dining Room, Drawing Room, Bedrooms and Bathrooms as well as restoring the grounds, including a 17th Century garden remodeled by William…
Loved our visit to Blenheim Palace. Built in the early century, Blenheim Palace - eight miles from Oxford and surrounding by acres of parkland - is the birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Adding sleep in a castle to my bucket list - 7 Castles You Can Sleep In Thornbury Castle Stroll the same grounds Henry VIII walked with Anne Boleyn at the history-infused Thornbury Castle, a onetime royal estate in South Gloucestershire, England;
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