On Wednesday, March 19, 2014, Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall arrived in Burwash, East Sussex, to visit Bateman’s, the former home of legendary writer and poet, Mr. Rudyard Kipling.
According to the official website for the National Trust UK, Bateman’s is:
“…surrounded by the wooded landscape of the Sussex Weald, this 17th-century house, with mullioned windows and oak beams, provided a much needed sanctuary to this world-famous writer.
The rooms, described by him as ‘untouched and unfaked’, remain much as he left them, with oriental rugs and artifacts reflecting his strong association with the East…”
For more information about today’s visit as well as to view photos please click the links below.
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