A unique journey through the houses and gardens of ten of England's greatest historic homes and castles, opening the doors of these magnificent houses to reveal some of the finest collections of paintings, antiques, furniture, gold, silver and porcelain anywhere in the world. Explore the fascinating history of each home, and delight in the stunning grounds and gardens of Leeds Castle, Longleat, Warwick Castle, Wilton House, Woburn Abbey, Beaulieu, Blenheim Palace, Castle Howard, Chatsworth, and Harewood House. 150 min. on two discs.
Nineteen Historic Castles, Country Estates and Abbeys
Visit 19 of the finest historical sites in the care of English Heritage. These fascinating properties reveal their history as we study their
architecture and treasured furnishings; Tintagel Castle, Belsay Hall,
Stonehenge, Kenwood House, Osborne House, Audley End House, Dover Castle, Rievaulx Abbey, Battle Abbey, Stokesay Castle, Bolsover Castle, Brodsworth Hall, Carisbroooke Castle, Castle Acre Priory, Down House, Framlingham Castle,
Kenilworth Castle, Orford Castle, and Walmer Castle.
120 min. 2 DVD Set.
With exceptional photography and friendly commentary, this DVD will take you all around England and Scotland. Stonehenge, Liverpool, the Yorkshire Moors, Oxford and Cambridge, Shakespeare’s Stratford, Windsor Castle, and of course London are just a few of the sights to delight the traveler. Experience the rugged and haunting landscapes of Scotland in Dumfries and Ayr, along with the vibrant and historic cities of Edinburgh, Glasgow, and Aberdeen. Visit the Western Highlands and the Hebrides, and see Loch Ness,
St. Andrews golf course, and much more.