Audley End House is largely an early country house just outside Saffron Walden, Essex, south of Cambridge, England. It was once a palace in all but name and renowned as one of the finest Jacobean houses in England.
the seat of Clan Graham in Scotland! The ancestral seat Buchanan Castle in Drymen miles north-west of Glasgow) having become dilapidated, Duke of Montrose lived at Auchmar House, near Balmaha on the eastern shore of Loch Lomond.
Vianden Castle, located in Vianden in the north of Luxembourg, is one of the largest fortified castles west of the Rhine. With origins dating from the century, the castle was built in the Romanesque style from the to centuries
Nonsuch Palace was built by Henry VIII as a hunting palace. Apparently it really was superior to any palace in Europe at the time, hence none such. Unfortunately, nothing remains of this palace today except contemporary drawings of it, such as this one.
One of the finest feats of any troops during the Napoleonic wars was certainly the defence of Hougomont by the Foot Guards, Nassau other troop detachments given the odds, and the size of the perimeter was stirling stuff!
Caernarfon Castle is located at the southern end of the Menai Strait between north Wales and Anglesey. During Edward I's invasions of Wales, this was strategically an excellent place to build a castle; Anglesey was referred to as the garden of Wales, prov