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Ashdown House

RG16 7RE

An extraordinary Dutch-style 17th-century house perched on the Berkshire Downs and famous for its association with Elizabeth of Bohemia ("The Winter Queen"), Charles I's sister, to whom the house was consecrated.

The interior has an impressive great staircase rising from hall to attic and important paintings contemporary with the house.

Spectacular views over the surrounding countryside and beautiful walks in the neighbouring Ashdown Woods.

This property is owned by The National Trust.

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2 and a half miles South of Ashbury, 3 and a half miles North of Lambourn, on the West side of the B4000.
By Bus: Thamesdown 47 Swindon - Lambourn, with connections from Newbury (passing close to Swindon & Newbury Railway Stations).

Ashdown House Postcode for SatNav: RG16 7RE


+44 (0)1488 72584

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