Calke Abbey – The Un-stately Home

A few photographs from today’s visit to Calke Abbey – the “un-stately home”, as the National Trust calls it.

The Orangery - Calke Abbey
The Orangery
Wild Flowers - Calke Abbey
Wild Flowers
The Gardener's Room - Calke Abbey
The Gardener’s Room
The Gardener's Room - Bottles - Calke Abbey
No garden shed is complete without a collection of alcoholic beverages …
Formal Garden - CAlke Abbey
… just look at what it inspires the creation of!

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