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John Hanbury c 1784. Decorated by his wife Molly. Vaulted ceiling with 6 pillars. Walls decorated with wood, stalactites, crystals and local shells. Conches highlight the ornamental stalactites. Deer and sheep bones make up the floor patterns. Used as a hunting lodge and summer house until the mid 19th century. Restored in 1992-96.

 
     
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