Aerial View, Kenilworth Castle, Kenilworth, Warwickshire

Aerial View, Kenilworth Castle, Kenilworth, Warwickshire
Photograph taken 1986 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: ic053/001

Reconstruction drawing of Kenilworth Castle in the 16th century, when it was at its most grand. At this time the castle was the home of the Earl of Leicester, a favourite of Elizabeth I. This property is now in the care of English Heritage (2010).

Location

Warwickshire Kenilworth

Period

Tudor (1485 - 1602)

Themes

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reconstruction drawing castle attack defence country house elizabeth garden tudor (1485 - 1602) aerial view english heritage