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Knole

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(Named Buildings) a mansion in Sevenoaks in Kent: built (1454) for Thomas Bourchier, Archbishop of Canterbury; later granted to the Sackville family, who made major alterations (1603–08)
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After a break, the band started work on the movie for their latest single, Strawberry Fields Forever - a double A-side with Penny Lane - at Knole Park, in Kent, at the end of January, 1967.
He says: "I was aware that the Sackville family were among the earliest patrons of the game of cricket and that Charles Sackville and his brother John regularly hosted 'county' matches at Knole, where I live, and in London, which drew crowds of up to 10,000 people.
START this three-mile walk from the front gate of Knole House, Sevenoaks, Kent, by turning left on to the drive and follow wall to corner.
She explained how Georgia, a former Knole Academy pupil in Sevenoaks, was working an 11am-7.30pm barista shift at Costa Coffee along with another work colleague on March 17 last year.
A 25-year-arrested in on Friday suspicion discharging On Friday, May 11, at 5.30pm, armed police were called to Knole Road, in Billingham, and arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with the shooting.
The design of such Tudor and Stuart thrones--of which the largest group, with no less than five different examples, survives at Knole in Kent--derives from the curule x-framed chairs used by Roman consuls and emperors.
"This included helping to fund big projects such as finishing the 30-year restoration and conservation of Kedleston Hall in Derbyshire, the continuing restoration of Knole in Kent and repairing the roof at The Vyne in Hampshire; plus restoring the famous gardens at Stowe in Buckinghamshire and Standen in West Sussex."
From a Zanzibar Sultan to an Oriental princess In April 1817, a young woman, wearing a turban and strange oriental dress, was found wandering in the grounds of Knole Park, a large house in Gloucestershire.
The National Trust has replicated the series of photographs three decades on at some of the most severely hit places - Emmetts, Chartwell and Knole, in Kent.
Lower Grangetown came first - Clive Street, Holmesdale Street, Kent Street, Worcester St, Amherst, Bromsgrove, Knole, Sevenoaks and Hewell Street - all established by 1880.
The whole family can enjoy this walk exploring the wildlife of Knole House, Kent's only deer park, which has hardly changed since medieval times.
Along with maternal-filial and romantic relationships, A House Full of Daughters highlights a bond that might be termed house-love: for Victoria and her daughter Vita, attachment to the ancestral country mansion, Knole; for Vita and her granddaughter Juliet, Sissinghurst.