TQ8038 : The moat and Sissinghurst Castle

taken 4 years ago, near to Sissinghurst, Kent, Great Britain

The moat and Sissinghurst Castle
The moat and Sissinghurst Castle
Vita Sackville-West and her husband Harold Nicolson moved to Sissinghurst Castle in 1932 and transformed the garden. Paying visitors came from 1938. The garden came to the National Trust in 1967, five years after Vita's death. The garden itself is designed as a series of "rooms", each with a different character of colour and/or theme. This is looking towards the Elizabethan tower in the distance across the moat.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 12 October, 2013   (more nearby)
Thursday, 17 October, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Rivers, Streams, Drainage  Country estates 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 8088 3835 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:6.9534N 0:34.9757E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 8091 3836
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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National Trust Property  Moat 

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