Photo of Castle Drogo, Dartmoor, Devon

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Castle Drogo, Dartmoor, Devon

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Castle Drogo, Dartmoor, Devon
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Castle Drogo is not a medieval castle, but a Victorian Gothic fantasy castle built by a rich industrialist named Julius Drewe. Drewe, er, 'drew' upon the talents of Sir Edward Lutyens for his grand house, and Gertrude Jekyll worked on the plans for the small, yet very pleasing array of formal gardens. The house sits above the river gorge of the Teign, and there are wonderful walks through the wooded river gorge and along the banks of the Teign. To get this photo was easy; all I had to do was visit the castle twice, and on the second occasion stand in one spot for about 15 minutes waiting for crowds of people to move through, and the sun to light the castle walls - nothing to it!

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