Houghton Lodge, Hampshire
Late georgian/federal & empire country house in the cottage ornee style. Build in romantic/picturesque gothic style situated on a hill overlooking the River Test.Stunningly unique, ultra romantic, perfect for costume drams, Interconnected rooms, no problems with access, total absense of overhead electric cabling and minimal air activity. View from house remains the same as 200 years ago. 15 acres of lawns and water meadows, lawns sweep down to the the river,landing stage on river. Wooden footbridge over tributary of river, woods, herbaceaous bordersm walled garden, topiary garden, vegetable parterrem hydrophonic greenhouse, victorian greenhouse, 18th century restored gardens, coachhouse, dove cote, tythe barn, tithe barn, summer house overlooking river. Interiors include drawing room with gothic french windows. Dining room with gothic, circular music room, little drawing room, the hall, kitchen (period style), Institutionalised looking kitchen Hampshire. Romantic and picturesque gothic style late georgian country house. Situated on a hill overlooking a river. Interior rooms are inter-connected and enjoy views which have remained the same for 200 years. Interior rooms include a drawing room and dining room with gothic french windows and a circular music room. Outside features include a restored 18th-century garden, 15 acres of lawns and water meadows. Lawns sweep down to the the river which also houses a landing stage. Other areas of interest include a walled garden, a topiary garden, a vegetable parterre, victorian greenhouse, coachhouse, dove cote, a tithe barn and a summer house overlooking the river.
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