Magnificent Burghley House was the vision of Lord William Cecil - the Lord Burghley and Lord High Treasurer to Queen Elizabeth I - and is one of the largest, and considered to be one of the grandest, houses of the first Elizabethan Age.
Assistant Curator at the Tower of London, Anna Keay, holds the century crown of Margaret of York. The crown left England in 1468 and is one of only two English Medieval crowns that survived the Civil War and is now kept in Aachen Cathedral in Germany
Burghley House is a grand sixteenth-century country house near Stamford, Lincolnshire, England. It is a leading example of the Elizabethan prodigy house, built by and still lived in by the Cecil family.