Petworth House


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Petworth House

(ˈpɛtwɜːθ)
n
(Named Buildings) a mansion in Petworth in Sussex: rebuilt (1688–96) for Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of Somerset; gardens laid out by Capability Brown; subject of paintings by Turner
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Petworth House, a 17th Century stately home is also nearby.
In the latter case this July's festival sees the second running of 'Comedy in The Stables', which features no less than four acts in the fabulously atmospheric stable yard in Petworth House.
Visit the deer park at 17th century Petworth House or try the Blackdown Distillery's vodka.
He is one of 40 leading dealers in a major new addition to the fairs calendar, taking place next month in the grounds of Petworth House, the famous National Trust property in West Sussex.
Paltsits, Petworth Manuscript, 7, cites "a report of 'The Manuscripts of the Right Honourable Lord Leconfield, at Petworth House, co.
Broadcaster John Sergeant on his talking bench at Petworth House and Park, West Sussex, one of eight across the UK, including that of Iolo Williams, inset, whose bench can be found at Dinefwr Park in Carmarthenshire
Petworth House - The Big Spring Clean (BBC Four, 8.
While Skeat chose Harley MS 7334 as base text for his edition, Knight and Ohlgren preferred Petworth House MS 7.
In the same gallery, there are stones from Andy Goldsworthy's Strange Partners Project of 2002, a project that included his Moonlit Path at Petworth House (a path which could only be walked alone and at full moon), a now legendary work that attracted world-wide interest and apparently drove some participants crazy, another tribute to the ancient power of our nearest neighbour.
They provide detailed descriptions of the couple's stay, from the entertainment organised in the evenings to their daily activities, walks in the castle grounds and excursion to Petworth House.
She was born in Petworth House, Sussex, where her mother Margaret, a laundry maid from Redcar, worked, while her father Joseph Stedman was a clockmaker and jeweller.
Birmingham-based Fusion Building Consultancy is helping to preserve some of the country's national treasures after being appointed to carry out survey work at Petworth House and Uppark, West SussexInstructed by the National Trust to conduct five-yearly surveys on eight properties on the Petworth House Estate, the company has assessed their condition and state of repair and scheduled maintenance works to becarried out over future years to protect the listed buildings.