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Pictures of Penshurst Place and Gardens

a Historic Building in the town of Penshurst, in the county of Kent

About Penshurst Place and Gardens

A beautiful Medieval Manor House set in 11 acres of beautifully landscaped gardens, which date back to 1346. The manor House has been seat of the Sidney family since 1552.
Also contains a wonderful Toy Museum with antique toys from bygone eras on display. You will discover toys mainly from the Victorian and Edwardian era, but also some made by Napoleonic prisoners of war which date back earlier.
The collection contains toys from several generations of Sidney children.

Recommended towns & villages near Penshurst Place and Gardens

Chiddingstone, local pub

Chiddingstone (37 Pictures)

a Picturesque Village in the county of Kent

(2.2 miles, 3.5 km, direction NW)

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A picture of Groombridge

Groombridge (9 Pictures)

in the county of East Sussex

(4.2 miles, 6.8 km, direction S)

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Tonbridge (32 Pictures)

a Historic Market Town in the county of Kent

(4.3 miles, 6.9 km, direction E)

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Tunbridge Wells (63 Pictures)

in the county of Kent

(4.5 miles, 7.2 km, direction SE)

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Marle Place Gardens, Brenchley, Kent - TN12 7HS

Brenchley (10 Pictures)

in the county of Kent

(9.5 miles, 15.2 km, direction E)

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Chiddingstone Castle in Kent. taken in 1987

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(2.0 miles, 3.1 km, direction W)

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Tonbridge Castle (16 Pictures)

(4.1 miles, 6.6 km, direction NE)

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(6.3 miles, 10.1 km, direction NW)

This must be the most perfectly positioned of all the gardens in the care of the National Trust. It occupies a majestic hill-top.....

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Knole House & Deer Park (64 Pictures)

(6.3 miles, 10.2 km, direction N)

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