Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
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Herstmonceux Castle- Gardens And Park



The North side of the castle with a giant sundial in the foreground



This bust of John Flamsteed, the first astronomer royal, is left over from the period (1957-88) when the Castle housed the Greenwich Royal Observatory.



The Folly, built by an early 20th century owner in the style of a Georgian townhouse, is only one room deep. It sits in a clearing of the woods beside a large pond.



The bluebell woods
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