South Great British Buildings

Vicky SartainChawton is where Jane Austen spent the latter part of her life, and her home at the heart of the village is now...

Sprawling amid its 2,100-acre estate, Blenheim Palace is one of England’s largest houses and the seat of the Dukes of Marlborough. Built between 1705...

Vicky SartainThe National Gallery, LondonHome to the national collection of Western European painting, London’s National Gallery is one of the easiest ways to see...

Angharad MoranA rare gem of a Jacobean country house, Chastleton House was built between 1607 and 1612 by a prosperous wool merchant as an...

This is the family home of Lord Faringdon, who continues to care for the property as well as the family art collection, the Faringdon...

Vicky SartainFamous during its 18th-century heyday as an important artistic masterpiece, Stowe was home to the Temple-Grenville family who, as they increased their wealth...

Angharad MoranThere is another William Morris. Not the William Morris of Arts and Crafts fame treasured for his ever-so-English wallpapers, fabrics and furniture, but...

Words: Angharad Moran Explore a house full of surprises and a garden of great beauty. Ancient trees, bubbling brooks and rolling lawns frame this lovely...