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Compton Wynyates

Compton Wynyates

otherwise called Compton-in-the-Hole.

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Compton Wynyates - An anonymously written guide book. Published by the Marquess of Northampton circa , during the short period that the house was open to . Compton Wynyates por William George Spencer Scot Northampton, , disponible en Book Depository con envío gratis.

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This is because in its owner Henry Compton, 1st Baron Compton, began work on Castle Ashby. The Comptons continued to lavish money on this new mansion for the next century or so; as a consequence, Compton Wynyates has survived almost intact as the perfect Tudor mansion. (Wikipedia ref. anonymously written guide book). Compton Wynyates: Glimpses of a Perfect Tudor Manor House Enjoy views of Compton Wynyates, one of the finest Tudor manor houses in England. Compton Wynyates was the basis for the Professor's Country Manor Home in the film. Compton Wynates, my real-life inspiration for Andrew's Sandhurst Manor (aka Sandhurst-in-the-Hole).


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2 - Compton Wynyates by William George Spenc (English) Hardcover Book Free Shipping. $ Free shipping. About this item. Condition. Brand New. Quantity. 10 available. Format. Hardcover. ISBN. Publication Year. EAN. Language. Compton Wynyates – An anonymously written guide book. Published by the Marquess of Northampton circaduring the short period that the house was open to.

Compton Wynyates: a Grand Country Residence. The Comptons have lived at Compton Wynyates since the early thirteenth century, and there is certainly documented evidence of a house on the site in This early medieval house was probably completely dismantled and replaced in the late fifteenth, and early sixteenth, centuries.

Compton Wynyates: Photos, maps, personal memories and local books of Compton Wynyates Francis Frith The UK’s leading publisher of local photographs since   Turn right here, signposted ‘Compton Wynyates’, and pass a turning on the left to Winderton.

Follow the lane along to the main entrance to Compton Wynyates on the right. 3 Keep walking ahead, passing a house on the left-hand side and, as the road begins to curve left, look for a galvanised gate and stile on the right. Compton Wynyates House, a Post Medieval moated manor house.

The house was largely restored during the Imperial period. It is situated 1km south of Windmill Hill. Notes about this historic site. 1 Compton House was erected by Sir William Compton c, allegedly on the site of an earlier Tudor building, but this is not evident in the fabric.

Compton in the Hole At last, from the hill that’s home to the windmill in the previous post, I got my glimpse of Compton north front is not, I have to say, the most spectacular side of the house, but still gives a good impression of the character of the place – the mostly Tudor brick walls, the tall chimneys, the dormers in the roofs, the purely.

compton wynyates compton wynyates by william marquis of northampton london arthur l. humphreys, piccadilly, w to her who for eighteen years shared and loved this home, and who was the centre of its beauty and pe acefuln ess.

Book Tickets Online: Attractiontix. Other places of interest in Warwickshire. Compton Wynyates. One of the finest Tudor houses in Britain, begun in by Sir Edmund Compton. Sir William Compton completed the magnificent red-brick mansion 30 years later, which is now a Grade I listed building.

The interior has remained largely unaltered since. Books and journals Guidebook to Compton Wynyates Doubleday, AH, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Warwick, (), Pevsner, N, Wedgewood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, (), Pevsner, N, Wedgewood, A, The Buildings of England: Warwickshire, () Wright, J A, Brick Building in England from the.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Northampton, William George Spencer Scott Compton, 5th marquis of, Compton Wynyates. London, A.L. Humphreys, William Bingham Compton authored the book History of the Comptons of Compton Wynyates, which was published in by J.

Lane and Bodley Head Ltd of London in a limited edition of only copies. Personal life [ edit ]. “The delightful red-brick manor house of Compton Wynyates in Warwickshire, was begun by Edmund Compton injust prior to the accession of the House of Tudor.

Edmund’s sturdy but good-looking country home was given some elegant editions, including porch and some towers by his son, the prominent Tudor courtier, Sir William Compton. texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Compton Wynyates Item Preview remove-circle William George Spencer Scott Compton, Marquis of, Publication date Topics Compton Wynyates Publisher London:.

I recently spent a day bumbling around Warwickshire wondering if I could see the wonderful country house at Compton Wynyates from the public roads or public footpaths that surround it.

Years ago this house was open to the public and I remember being enchanted by its forest of raspberry brick Tudor chimneys, Gothic windows, and gables.

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In Tudor times, Compton Wynates was the home of Sir William Compton, close friend of Henry the 8th. The front of the house is shown twice in two episodes of the TV drama "The Tudors" which aired several years ago. The Compton family still lives there.

Access to the house is prohibited by the family, unless it is a special occasion. Compton Wynyates por William George Spencer Scott Compton Nor,disponible en Book Depository con envío gratis.

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InPhilip de Compton was living at Compton Wynyates with Basilea his wife. It has been suggested that he is the same person as Philip de Arden, and that he took the name Compton when he became tenant of the manor.Compton Wynyates is described in Pevsner as 'the perfect picture-book house of the Early Tudor decades, the most perfect in England in the specific pictureeque'.

The house is very much as it was when built in the early 16th century by Sir William Compton. Here it is viewed from the entrance gates.

The house is private and not open to the public, this presumably is why it is .Historically from Compton Wynyates in Warwickshire, the family has owned Castle Ashby since the s.

Castle Ashby House is now lived in by Earl Compton, the son of the 7th Marquess, whilst the Marquess himself continues the family tradition of managing the Castle Ashby and Compton Wynyates Estates.