Visit Historic Kitchens
Petworth House and Park
Uppark House and Garden
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” In previous centuries in Britain, vast armies of people spent their working lives in domestic service. The stories that developed ‘below stairs’ are shared and preserved in the kitchens, pantries and sculleries at some of our historic houses. Here are a few of the best places to find them: http://bit.ly/1kGPwVn ”
- Penrhyn Castle, Gwynedd boasts opulent interiors, glorious gardens and stunning views. A warren of fascinating servants’ rooms includes special areas for brushing hats, cleaning shoes and lighting lamps as well as butler’s pantry, sculleries, kitchens, larders and household offices.