Waddesdon Manor


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Waddesdon Manor

(ˈwɒdzdən)
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(Named Buildings) a mansion near Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire: built (1880–89) in the French style for the Rothschild family: noted for its furnishings and collections of porcelain and paintings
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Waddesdon School is set in a beautiful little village a few miles from Aylesbury; whilst this village is home to the Rothschilds' Waddesdon Manor, there aren't a huge number of facilities for the local community.
2million home near Friday's crash scene, close to the National Trust's Waddesdon Manor, in Buckinghamshire.
He said it seemed the plane was descending before the crash near Waddesdon Manor, Bucks.
Parts of the helicopter's rotor blades and the Cessna's fuselage were thrown over a wide area close to Waddesdon Manor near Aylesbury, Bucks, used in filming of hit Netflix series The Crown.
Waddesdon Manor, on the Rothschild family-owned estate near the crash site, described the crash as a "tragedy" and added it "did not happen at the manor nor have there been any casualties at Waddesdon Manor".
Juliet Carey is Senior Curator, Waddesdon Manor (The Rothschild Collection).
SAVE 10%* Blenheim Christmas Crafts & Waddesdon Christmas Fair 21 November 2015 2 days from PS119 Enjoy the best of British crafts as we visit two unique Christmas fairs held in the grounds of two beautiful country homes - Waddesdon Manor in the heart of Buckinghamshire and Blenheim Palace, one of the largest houses in the country.
Hartwell House also makes a great base for exploring the neighbouring stately homes of Waddesdon Manor, Blenheim Palace and Hatfield House, or if it's shopping you're after, the Bicester Village designer outlet is just a short drive away too.
Some of Britain's finest stately homes, estates and mansions including Blenheim Palace, Cliveden, Hampton Court Palace and Waddesdon Manor double handsomely for late 17th-century France.
Nearby are other grand properties owned by the National Trust, including Waddesdon Manor, Claydon Houseand Stowe Landscape Gardens with its many temples and follies.
Nearby favourite Waddesdon Manor is also offering free entry to the house and gardens for children throughout August.
Published to accompany an exhibition at Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire, in 2012, this beautifully illustrated catalog offers three full-length essays as well as lengthy catalog entries for the 20 works of the exhibition, and appendices chronicling the painting acquisitions of the Rothschilds.