Petworth House
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house: mid Mar-end Oct 11am-5pm; Nov-mid Mar guided tour only 11am-2pm (every 30min) - gardens: Mar-Oct 10am-5pm, Nov-Feb 10am-3.30pm


This magnificent residence (1688) is the closest an English edifice gets to a Louis XIV castle in France. The simple western façade sits perfectly with the gardens by Capability Brown and the view over the South Downs. A spectacular staircase graces the interior, which also boasts the largest collection outside London's Tate Britain of works by Turner, a regular guest here.


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