Places visited in last 14 years

Listed below are the places of special interest, the country houses and castles, cathedrals and churches, and the country house hotels visited with clients from 2000 to 2014.

Please remember, this is not an inclusive list of places to visit, but a record of where I went with clients in the last 14 years. Many places were visited more than once.


Amberley Chalk museum
American Museum Bath
Avebury Ring
Balcombe Viaduct
Beachey Head
Beartix Potter's Hill Top
Beaulieu Motor Museum
Bewcastle Cross
Bodmin Moor
Black Country Museum
Bletchley Park
Bluebell Railway
Bristol Docks
Burwash & Mad Jack Fuller's follies
Cabinet War Rooms
Cadbury Hill Fort
Cambrian Mountains
Cardington Airship Hangers
Carn Euny
Chatham Dockyard
Chawton, Jane Austen house
Cheddar Gorge
Chedworth Roman Villa
Chichester Harbour
Chiswick House
Chun Castle
Claremont Garden
Clayton Tunnel entrance
Cockermouth Sheep & Wool Centre
Constable Country
Cotswolds tours
Coventry Motor Museums
Coventry Aircraft collection
Cranbrook, my old school
Crofton Beam Engines
Danebury Hill Fort
Dickens Museum
Dove Cottage
Downland Open Air Museum
Eden Project, Cornwall
Farnborough Air Show
Fishbourne Roman Villa
Gayton Motor Museum
Globe Theatre
Gloucester Docks
Goodwood Motor Racing Circuit
Graffam Water
Hailes Abbey
Haydrian's Wall (W)
Haynes Motor Museum
Heights of Abraham
Holy Island
Isle of Wight
J Austen Ho. Chawton
Kent & Sussex Weald
Kew Gardens
Knowlton Ring
Lake District (N + S)
Lacock Village
Launceston Castle
Lavenham Guildhall
Leith Hill
Leonardslee Gardenss
London Tour
Long Meg
Lords Cricket Ground
Lyme Regis
Lynton & Lynmouth
Maiden Castle Hill
Matlock Bath
M G Car Club
Mont Ste. Michelle
New Forest
Normandy Beaches
North York moors
Nymans Gardens
Old Sarum
Overlord Exhibition, Southsea
Painshill Gardens
Peak District
Pontecyllte Aquaduct
Restormel Castle
Roald Dahl Galleries
Rochester, Charles Dickens museum
Romney, Hythe & Dymchurch Minature Railway
Romney Marsh
Royal Worcester Factory
St. Anslem's Well
St. Ives
Sandham Memorial Hall
Sheffield Park Garden
Sherwood Forest
Silverstone, Brit. GP
Steventon, Jane Austen's father's church
Stourhead Estate
Sutton Hoo
Test River Valley
Thames Valley
The Cotswolds
Tilbury Fort
Tunbridge Wells
Uffington White Horse
Upper Wye Valley
Wakehurst Place
Weald Open Air Museum
Winkworth Arboreatum
Whitchurch Silk Mill
William Morris Gallery
Wisley RHS Garden
Wookey Hole Caves
York Museums
Yorkshire Dales

Country Houses

A la Ronde
Althrop House
Aplesy House
Arundal Castle
Audley End
Banqueting House
Barrington Court
Battle Abbey
Beaulieu and Motor museum
Beeston Castle
Belton House
Belvoir Castle
Benningborough Hall
Berkeley Castle
Blenheim Palace
Bodiam Castle
Bolsover Castle
Bolton Castle
Bowood House
Broadway Tower
Caernafon Castle
Calke Abbey
Carisbrook Castle
Carlisle Castle
Castle Howard
Castle Rising Castle
Charlcote Park
Chastleton House
Chiddingston Castle
Chiswick House
Clumber Park
Conway Castle
Doddington Hall
Dover Castle
Dunster Castle
Dyrham Park
Edinburgh Castle
Farnham Castle
Fishbourne Roman Palace
Great Dixter Garden
Groombridge Place Garden
Haddon Hall
Ham House
Hammerwood Park
Hampton Court Palace
Hardwick Hall
Hartland Abbey
Harewood House
Hatfield House
Hever Castle
Hidcote Manor Gardens
Highclere Castle
Hinton Amptner Garden
Holker Hall
Holkham Hall
Holyroodhouse Palace
Houghton Hall
Houghton House (ruin)
Ickworth House
Ightam Mote
John Knox House
Kedleston Hall
Kennilworth Castle
Kifsgate Court Garden
Kingston Lacy
Lancaster Castle
Layer Marney Tower
Leeds Castle
Leonardslee Gardens
Levens Hall
Lincoln Castle
Little Morton Hall
Lord Leycester Hospital
Lost Gardens of Helogan
Ludlow Castle
Lyme Park
Lytes Carey
Mompesson House
Montacute House
Morpeth Bagpipe Museum
Mottisfont Abbey
Nostel Prioty
Nymans Gardens
Old Soar Manor
Old Wardor Castle
Osborne House, IOW
Owlpen Manor
Peckover House
Penshurst Place
Petworth House
Pevensey Castle
Pontefract Castle
Poulsden Lacy
Powderham Castle
Ragley Hall
Rainham Hall
Red House
Restormel Castle
Rochester Castle
Rousham House & Garden
Royal Pavillion, Brighton
Rufford Old Hall
Scotney Castle Garden
Sheffield Park Garden
Sherbourne Castle
Sizergh Castle
Sissinghurst Castle Garden
Speke Hall
Stourhead Estate
Stow Gardens
Stratfield Saye
Strawberry Hill House
Sudbury Hall
Sudeley Castle
Syon House
Temple Newton House
The Vyne, Basingstoke
Tower of London
Tretower Castle
Waddeston Manor
Walmer Castle
Warkworth Castle
Warwick Castle
Windsor Castle
Witley Court
Woburn Abbey


Cathedrals &

All Souls, Halifax
Arundal Cathedral (RC)
Bath Abbey
Berry Pomeroy
Beverley Minster
Boston Stump
Burford Church
Bury St. Edmunds
Canterbury Cathedral
Carlisle Cathedral
Cathedral Cities Tour
Chester Cathedral
Chichester Cathedral
Coventry Cathedral
Dorchester Cathedral
Durham Cathedral
Eaton Bray
Ely Cathedral
Exeter Cathedral
Fairford Church
Fountains Abbey
Furness Abbey
Glastonbury Abbey
Gloucester Cathedral
Greensted Wooden Church
Guildford Cathedral
Hereford Cathedral
Huish Episcopi, Somerset
King's College, Cambs.
Laycock Abbey
Lincoln Cathedral
Litchfield Cathedral
Methodist Heritage Sites tour
Newcastle Cathedral
Oxford Christ's Church
Peterborough Cathedral
Rievlaux Abbey
Ripon Cathedral
Rochester Cathedral
St Albans Cathedral
St Martha's Hill
Salisbury Cathedral
Sherbourne Abbey church
St. George's Windsor
St. John’s Leeds
St. Mary's, Warwick
St. Paul's Cathedral
Tewkesbury Abbey
Waltham Abbey
Wells Cathedral
Westminster Abbey
Whitby Abbey
Winchester Cathedral
Worcester Cathedral
York Minster


Amberley Castle
Ashdown Park Hotel, Ashdown Forest
Aurora Garden, Windsor
Bank House Hotel, Worcester
Bay Tree, Burford
Bodysgallen Hall in N. Wales
Bruerne Abbey, self-catering
Cleddau Bridge Hotel, Pembroke
Coombe Abbey Coventry
Compleat Angler, Marlow
De Vere Grand, Southampton
Falstaff Canterbury
Garden House, Cambridge
Hartwell House, Aylesbury
Hotel Concorde, Paris
Hotel Normandie, Deauville
Langdale Chase in Windermere
Llangoed Hall
Marlborough House in Bath
Minster in York
Mr. Underhill's, Ludlow
Raddisson Edwardian, Heathrow
Red Lion Salisbury
Royal & Angel Grantham
Rose & Crown Salisbury
Royal Clarence Exeter
Royal Crescent, Bath
Royal Hotel, Ventnor IOW
Stapleford Park
Swan's Nest, Stratford
Sun Hotel, Lancaster
The Castle, Taunton
The Howard, London
The Imperial, Hythe
The Griffin, Llyeswen
The Pheasant, Bassenthwaite
The Priory, Wareham
The Spa, Tunbridge Wells
The Swan, Bibury
Washbourne Court Hotel
The Wellington, Boscastle
The Wellington, Boscastle
Three Ways, Mickelton
Tynley Hall, Rotherwick
University Arms, Cambridge