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Hodnet Hall  Gardens are open every sunday during their open season but only on three weekdays during the season. I planned to visit the gardens today if the weather was favourable. The weather had changed from the lovely sunny weather we have experienced in recent days to overcast and cloudy.
The  visit was looking promising but [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on May 16th 2018

Amor saca amor.
St. Teresa of Avila

Love begets love.

14 Comments CherryPie on Apr 26th 2015

The dovecote is a Grade II listed building and Scheduled Ancient Monument. It was built in 1656 and predates the original 19th century hall and is more contemporary with the 17th century Tithe Barn that is situated near by. The current hall is shown in the bottom photograph.

It was built with nesting holes for pigeons, [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Feb 20th 2015

To sit in the shade on a fine day and look upon verdure is the most perfect refreshment.
Jane Austen

22 Comments CherryPie on Apr 27th 2014

Customs tell a man who he is, where he belongs, what he must do. Better illogical customs than none; men cannot live together without them.
Robert A. Heinlein

18 Comments CherryPie on May 8th 2011

May you live as long as you wish and love as long as you live.
Robert A. Heinlein

12 Comments CherryPie on Jan 2nd 2011

The last two photos are of building across the courtyard from the tithe barn.

11 Comments CherryPie on Oct 26th 2010

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