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Broughton, Heythrop and Rousham Discovery Visit Day - 15th September 2020

15 September 2020

1 days from £225pp

A chance to explore some of Oxfordshire’s finest houses and landscaped gardens with exclusive private access.
  • Private tour of Broughton Castle
  • Private lunch in the Churchill room at Heythrop House
  • William Kent’s Gardens of Rousham House 
 
A chance to explore some of Oxfordshire’s finest houses and landscaped gardens with exclusive private access. Visit the moated and fortified 14th-century Broughton Castle, one of England’s most perfect mediaeval manor houses, with impressive Renaissance interiors. In the afternoon, a private lunch in the Baroque grandeur of Heythrop Park is followed by a visit to Rousham one of England’s most influential Early Georgian gardens, largely created by William Kent, the great predecessor of ‘Capability’ Brown and one of the first landscape designers to evoke the romance of the mediaeval past.