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Chavenage House, Tetbury

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Tour centuries of English history in an original setting at Chavenage House, an Elizabethan period manor. Made of Cotswold stone and a tiled roof, the house features two ornate tapestry rooms, tall stained glass windows, and extensive paneling with English Civil War and Edwardian sections. Take the two-hour tour given by a member of the owning family, who will share numerous anecdotes, including the royalist legend of Chavenage, a curse of fatal sickness for acquiescing in the execution of Charles I. This photogenic piece of property with a garden designed by Lancelot "Capability" Brown remains very popular for wedding photos and shooting historical films. For refreshment, head to Tetbury, about 2.4 km (1.5 mi) away. Use our Tetbury itinerary planner to arrange your visit to Chavenage House and other attractions in Tetbury.
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  • After my 3rd visit to Chavenage House I thought it was long overdue that I wrote a review. My first visit was for the reception of my son and new daughter in law 12 years ago. From start to finish... 
    After my 3rd visit to Chavenage House I thought it was long overdue that I wrote a review. My first visit was for the reception of my son and new daughter in law 12 years ago. From start to finish...  more »
  • If you are a true Anglophile then you'd be a fool to miss the opportunity to visit Chavenage. Not only is it a stunning-beyond-words Grade I listed property dating from the 1500s it's also a fun... 
    If you are a true Anglophile then you'd be a fool to miss the opportunity to visit Chavenage. Not only is it a stunning-beyond-words Grade I listed property dating from the 1500s it's also a fun...  more »

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