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Waddesdon Town Information

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This 19th century village is famous for its magnificent manor house built by Baron Ferdinand de Rothschild over a period of 15 years to display his huge collection of art treasures. Set amid 160 acres of splendid parkland, it is in the style of a French chateau with curious turrets, domes and pinnacles. Now owned by the National Trust, it is an Aladdin’s Cave of paintings, porcelain, tapestries and furniture standing atop a 600ft hill. The gardens are sublime.

Waddesdon Manor - Photo © Pam Brophy
Waddesdon Manor - Photo: Pam Brophy CCL