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Chilham Castle
Chilham, Kent, England
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Chilham is a lovely village south west of Canterbury. The village square is ringed with half-timbered medieval houses, with the church at one end of the square and the gates of Chilham Castle at the other. The 'castle' is really a Jacobean manor set in lovely grounds by Capability Brown. Behind the manor is the remains of an actual Norman castle. I arrived before the castle opened to visitors, but I loved the view through the gates with the sun hitting the manor so I stuck my camera through the bars of the gate and took this photo.

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