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Althorp, a Personal View

In June Althorp holds its annual Literary Festival and this year we are sponsoring Charles, 9th Earl Spencer who will be discussing the unique history of his home, Althorp, and the generations who have lived there before him. In Earl Spencer’s own words:

As you walk round this house, you will see the accumulation of paintings, furniture, china, and sculpture, which have appealed to the tastes of my family over the generations. I hope that, beyond the art, you will also notice that Althorp is very much a home. The exterior may be imposing, with its stark tiling; and the park may appear to be huge and impressive; but the inside is warm and welcoming. Read more

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