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Kelmscott Manor, Oxfordshire

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Kelmscott Manor, Oxfordshire
Kelmscott, Oxfordshire, England
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Kelmscott Manor is a lovely old manor hose near the River Thames in south western Oxfordshire. The manor was built in the 17th century, and is full of fascinating odd corners and tumbled gables. It is most famous as the home of William Morris, founder of the Arts and Crafts movement. Morris lived at Kelmscott for the last 25 years of his life and much of the interior is filled with Morris memorabilia and artwork. This image looks through the east door, along a screens passage, and straight out the west door into the garden beyond. The main problem with getting this photo is that other visitors kept strolling through the scene!

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