yourself in this romantic moated manor house, described by David Starkey as
'one of the most beautiful and interesting of English country houses'. Built
nearly 700 years ago, this house has seen many changes and been owned by
Medieval knights, courtiers to Henry VIII and high society Victorians.
Highlights include the picturesque courtyard, Great Hall, crypt, Tudor painted
ceiling and the private apartments of Charles Henry Robinson, who gave Ightham
Mote to the National Trust in 1985. The house is surrounded by peaceful gardens
with an orchard, water features, lakes and woodland walks.
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