Browsholme is an early Tudor house with the addition of a Regency wing. Within the house are a collection of portraits, weapons, armour, and antiquities. In local dialect Brownholme is pronounced 'Brewsom', and it has been the home of the Parker family since it was built in 1507.
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Butley, St John the Baptist Church- Butley, Suffolk, England
You could be forgiven for missing Butley's church, for it is nowhere close to the village it serves. In fact it seems to have wandered off on its own in the direction of Butley Priory and gotten lost halfway there. ... more