Ditchley Park is an 18th century house, set in wooded countryside.
Designed by Gibb, it was built in 1772. There are rich interiors by William Kent
and Henry Flitcroft and decorative schemes by Nancy Lancaster. Churchill and his
cabinet used the house as a weekend retreat 1940/41. The Italian garden, created
1934/39, was designed by Jellicoe, who reinstated the Gibb
£22 (includes tea/biscuits). Apply to Tina Hill, 01865