The Little Black Book: Days Out
Muddy says: One of my favourite places in Hertfordshire is the former home of Henry Moore. A morning or afternoon spent in the gardens walking in and out of magnificent bronzes is a tonic. Better still, make a day of it: be inspired by Moore's studio; have a potter in a barn full of tapestries, and have lunch in the uplifting café.
This stunning Grade I Listed Building on the Buckinghamshire/Herts border, known formerly as Chenies Palace, was owned by the Cheyne family who were granted the manorial rights in 1180. The manor remained in their possession until the end of the 15th century.The semi-fortified brick manor house which forms the core of the present day structure […]