Suffolk : Ickworth House

As far as National Trust properties go, this one is outstanding, beautiful and unusual. Ickworth House

Situated near Bury St. Edmunds. This round house is stunning. The carvings around the outside of the house depicts scenes from the ancient Olympic Games.

Set in beautiful grounds, gardens, lakes, a private church and a summer house. All set in 1,800 acres.

Inside are beautiful sculptures, paintings, rooms showings how life was like in the 1800s. The silver room is full of the house crest silverware. A Pompeian Room showing all things Italian.

 

 

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