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The new hall as you can see is even more magnificent than the old Hall. It was built in the 1590s and has remained unchanged since. The silhouetted initials ES that adorn the top of the building are for Elizabeth Countess of Shrewsbury who was better know as Bess of Hardwick.
The National Trust [...]

2 Comments CherryPie on Aug 11th 2010

I have already shown you the view towards Chatsworth in this previous post so today I will show you the other viewpoints from the house:
View towards Bolsover

View towards Wingfield

View towards the new hall

10 Comments CherryPie on Aug 10th 2010

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 3rd 2010

I wasn’t really ready to be on my way home, so I was a little bit sad to be booking out…
But ever one for an opportunity despite the forecast for rain, I detoured to visit Hardwick Hall on the journey home.  This property came highly recommended by my brother when we discussing National Trust properties [...]

4 Comments CherryPie on Jun 16th 2010

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