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country seat

A rural residence of some importance.
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BLAKE HALL is thought to have been the inspiration for Grassdale Manor, Arthur Huntingdon's country seat in e Tenant of Wildfell Hall.
Tales had emerged of the pair taking part in lavish sex parties with the rich and famous organised by Ward at Lord Astor's Berkshire country seat of Cliveden.
In Georgian times - a time of major remodelling for the palace when it was transformed from a medieval fortress to a sophisticated country seat - Yuletide meant a show-stopper of a cake would be created as a centrepiece for the table so, to be fully authentic, Auckland Castle staff have created a Twelfth Night crown-topped special to take pride of place in its festive celebrations.
Peace End of Empire, more admirals than ships Pipe him ashore to his fine country seat Peace is the word on everyone's lips.
A Delibes B Tchaikovsky C Ravel D Glazunov QUESTION 15 - for 15 points: Which castle is the country seat of the Duke of Norfolk?
ASUBSTANTIAL period house on the edge of town puts us all in mind of a country seat with family history, and Gurrey Manor in Llandeilo definitely fits the bill.
The former Rangers owner even took the heating oil with him as he fled his country seat, TURN TO PAGE 6
The gable end is the only remaining sign of the country seat of the once very powerful Norman family the Flemings.
Donnington Hall, mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, is Grade II listed and was the country seat of the Bishop of Hereford until the mid-18th century.
The royal couple's sprawling Welsh country seat is only a few miles outside the market town of Llandovery.
Situated in the grounds of Tabley House, a country seat of substance built in 1767, the racecourse is but a few minutes from the M6.
Survivors had moved to a flat area just outside the country seat and home to the summer horse festival, according to a note from Jinpa Trust, a local Tibetan charity.

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