Newtown Park – Nothing nasty in the woodshed

Newtown Park

If you’re a fan of Cold Comfort Farm you’ll get the reference in the headline. If not, don’t worry and enjoy the photographs. I was lucky enough to recently go on a private tour of a fabulous Georgian country estate near Lymington. The house is managed by a trust who spend a great deal of time, money and energy keeping it in spectacular repair. However, Palladian architecture to one side I was fascinated by the woodshed stuffed as it was with wonderful old tools.

Sadly, it is not open to the public but it was a privilege to see it despite the typical English spring weather.

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3 thoughts on “Newtown Park – Nothing nasty in the woodshed”

  1. The tool shed would have captured my imagination also as says so much about the people who managed the estate. The other feature that would have drawn my interest is the cupola. Any picture from it

  2. Sadly no shots from the cupola as we were confined to the outside. I would have loved to see the views.

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