THE GROUNDS

As much a part of the history of Althorp as the house itself

550 ACRES OF PARKLAND IN THE HEART OF BEAUTIFUL NORTHAMPTONSHIRE COUNTRYSIDE

The Spencers arrived with their flocks of sheep in this rich grazing land in 1486, and built their home here in 1508. Since then the gently rolling hills, verdant pastures and plantations of oak have been the backdrop to their lives.

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