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Brodsworth Hall
Brodsworth, Yorkshire, England
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A beautiful Victorian country house in Italian style built in the 1860s for Charles Thellusson. The interiors are a marvellous mix of walls painted to look like classical marble, and gilded decoration. A special display shows horse-racing and yachting trophies won by the Thellusson family over the years. Outside the house is a fanciful garden with lovely topiary, and further gardens created from an old quarry. Brodsworth is one of English Heritage's most popular properties, and a frequent venue for special events.

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