Chatsworth


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Chatsworth,

estate, Derbyshire, central England, near Chesterfield. It is the seat of the dukes of Devonshire. Begun in 1552, the present Classical-style Chatsworth House was rebuilt in 1686. It has notable gardens, libraries, picture galleries, and collections of sculpture.

Bibliography

See Duchess of Devonshire, Chatsworth: The House (2002).

References in classic literature ?
The town where she had formerly passed some years of her life, and where they were now to spend a few days, was probably as great an object of her curiosity as all the celebrated beauties of Matlock, Chatsworth, Dovedale, or the Peak.
That little white speck, nestling in the woods, is Chatsworth, and over there--"
A portrait of this young lady, painted by a Venetian artist, and left by her father in England, is said to have fallen into the hands of the present Duke of Devonshire, and to be now preserved at Chatsworth; not on account of any associations with the original, but for its value as a picture, and the high character of beauty in the countenance.
HE spectacular sight of the biggestever meeting of hot air balloons will greet visitors to this year's Chatsworth Country Fair.
Tour itinerary: 22 June - 1st 50-over match v South Africa U19, Chatsworth Cricket Oval, Durban 25 June - 2nd 50-over match v South Africa U19, Pietermaritzburg Oval, Pietermaritzburg 27 June - 3rd 50-over match v South Africa U19, Pietermaritzburg Oval, Pietermaritzburg 30 June - 4th 50-over match v South Africa U19, Pietermaritzburg Oval, Pietermaritzburg 2 July - 5th 50-over match vs South Africa U19, Pietermaritzburg Oval, Pietermaritzburg 5 July - 6th 50-over match v South Africa U19, Chatsworth Cricket Oval, Durban 7 July - 7th 50-over match v South Africa U19, Chatsworth Cricket Oval, Durban.
June 22: First one-dayer, Chatsworth Cricket Oval, Durban
June 22 1st ODI South Africa vs Pakistan U19 (Chatsworth Oval)
>> Evacuee pupils THREE students from the University of Sheffield are searching for evacuees from Penrhos College, Rhos on Sea, who were sent to Chatsworth House during World War II.
go behind the scenes at chatsworth HISTORIC Chatsworth House in Derbyshire closes its doors during January and February for restoration and repairs, but now guests staying in the estate's hotels are being offered private behind-the-scenes tours during winter.
GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT CHATSWORTH HISTORIC Chatsworth House in Derbyshire closes its doors during January and February for repairs and restoration, but now guests staying in the estate's hotels are being offered private behind-thescenes tours during winter.
GO BEHIND THE SCENES AT HISTORIC CHATSWORTH HOUSE CHATSWORTH House in Derbyshire closes its doors during January and February for restoration and repairs but now guests staying in the estate's hotels are being offered private behind-the-scenes tours during winter.
Behind the Scenes is a twonight package on offer at the Cavendish luxury country house Chatsworth House hotel (from PS299pp); Devonshire Arms at Beeley (from PS162.50pp) or The Devonshire Arms at Pilsley (from PS158.50), valid from January 22 - February 28.