Wrest Park

County: Bedfordshire Time Period: 20th Century | Georgian | Medieval | Stuart | Victorian | World War I The main attraction at Wrest Park is the extensive and historic gardens, that began their formal layout in Stuart times. The house itself was built in the 1830s,...

Woburn Abbey

County: Bedfordshire Time Period: English Civil War | Georgian | Medieval | Stuart | Tudor | Victorian | World War I | World War II Originally a medieval monastery, Woburn Abbey has been the home of the Earls and Dukes of Bedford since the 1620s. There have been a few...

Houghton House

County: Bedfordshire Time Period: Georgian | Jacobean | Stuart Houghton House in Bedfordshire is a Stuart hunting lodge built by Mary Herbert, Dowager Countess of Pembroke in the mid-1600s. It was also home to three generations of the Bruce family. It was dismantled...