"Preservation" was far from the prevailing aesthetic in the development of Tudor architecture
and the decorative arts during the Elizabethan era.
It remains a showcase of Tudor architecture
, with half-timbered houses lining its streets.
Into view loom the names of minor local celebrities - those very minor celebrities, who have unusual hobbies, or know a little more than the average person, about orchids, pickling, Tudor architecture
, the forgotten poems of Fanny Frumpton, the Holy Land, potion-brewing, witches, trains and trams of a bygone age, herbalism, Inca courting rituals, folklore, embroidery cooking and flower arranging, Roman coins, or the hidden gems of their town/ village/ hamlet/ parish.
According to our top-deck Passpartout, the familiar black and white beams of the town's Tudor architecture
were actually created by the Victorians.
Stratford-upon-Avon with its Shakespearian associations and legacy of Tudor architecture
remains the most visited and celebrated of West Midland towns.
DEPUTY chairman of Sotheby's, James Miller, explores the delights of Lincolnshire's Burghley House, one of the country's finest examples of Tudor architecture
(which took 32 years to complete) and was created for Elizabeth I's Lord High Treasurer, the first Lord Burghley.
Here, deputy chairman of Sotheby's, James Miller, explores the delights of Lincolnshire's Burghley House, one of the country's finest examples of Tudor architecture
ITS picturesque black and white Tudor architecture
is steeped in history and attracts tourists from across the world.
THE Tudor architecture
of Coughton Court at Alcester provides a fitting setting for Shakespeare's romantic comedy A Midsummer Night's Dream tomorrow.
Its picture-book Tudor architecture
, Shakespearian connections and theatres combined with a busy shopping centre and a variety of restaurants, teas rooms and inns lie in a marvellous position flanking the River Avon where you can take out a rowing boat.
Lichfield District Council has devised a colourful heritage trail which points visitors in the directions of its best assets, including the city's stunning Tudor architecture