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Ickworth House, Park and Gardens
Ickworth House, Park and Gardens
Address: Ickworth
The Rotunda
Horringer
Bury St Edmunds
Suffolk
Postcode: IP29 5QE
Telephone: 01284 735270
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Description
Ickworth House, Park & Gardens

Unusual Georgian house and landscape park

In 1795 the eccentric 4th Earl of Bristol created this equally eccentric house, with its central Rotunda and curved corridors, to display his collections. Paintings by Titian, Gainsborough and Velázquez and a magnificent Georgian silver collection are on display. An Italianate garden lies to the south of the house, which is set in a 'Capability' Brown park with woodland walks, vineyard, Georgian summerhouse, church, canal and lake

Name and credits for images of Ickworth
 
Reference: 136580
 
Description of image -  View up the drive towards the house taken from near Honeyballs Lodge at Ickworth. 
  
Credit for photograph: Ian Shaw
Copyright: ©NTPL/Ian Shaw 
 

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