Stourhead - near Mere, Wiltshire, England. The estate has gardens designed by Henry Hoare II laid out between 1741 and 1780 in a classical design. As a collector of art – one of Henry's pieces was Nicolas Poussin's Aeneas at Del
How beautiful, like a scene from a Thomas Hardy novel. How I would love to live here, hear the brook and walk along it and watch the kingfishers. Whoever you are that compared this to a Thomas Hardy novel, you are my new favorite person.