Sissinghurst Castle: Vita Sackville-West's boots
|Artist/Photographer||Smith, Edwin (1912-1971)|
|Library Reference||ESP/ENG/3472 (ES2050.1)|
|Colour Info||Black and white|
|Credit||Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections|
|Subject||Country houses ; Landscape architects ; Stairs ; Still lives ; Seating|
NOTES: This Elizabethan manor house, based on a double courtyard, with a central red-brick tower, was built by Sir Richard Baker in 1560-1570. It was saved from dereliction when Vita Sackville-West and Nigel Nicolson bought Sissinghurst, which included 400 acres of farmland, in 1930.
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