SAVE BUTTON HOUSE | Fundraising To Help Restore West Horsley Place

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If you’re clued up on your Ghosts knowledge, you’ll know that the location of Button House is actually West Horsley Place, a Grade I listed medieval manor house and estate in Surrey, England that dates all the way back to 1425. You may also know that, along with some outbuildings, the estate is itself in some state of disrepair.

With an eerily similar backstory to that of the show, in 2014 Bamber and Christina Gascoigne unexpectedly inherited West Horsley Place from Bamber’s aunt, Mary, Duchess of Roxburghe, and in 2015 the Mary Roxburghe Trust was formed. (Read more here.)

We reached out to see if we could offer our help and are delighted to be working alongside West Horsley Place and the Mary Roxburghe Trust in order to raise funds to help restore this beautiful building, which is currently on Historic England’s Heritage ‘At Risk’ Register.

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Photographs – a Visit to Gloucestershire Warwickshire (Steam) Railway

Photographs taken during a visit to the volunteer-run heritage railway Gloucestershire Warwickshire Steam Railway. Even if you’re not that interested in trains, it’s a great day out in wonderful countryside and with home-made cake and local ale for sale.

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