Places of Interest nearby
Location address: United Kingdom, Sevenoaks, Penshurst
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Penshurst Place is a historic building near Tonbridge, Kent, 32 miles (51 km) south east of London, England. It is the ancestral home of the Sidney family, and was the birthplace of the great Elizabethan poet, courtier and soldier, Sir Philip Sidney. The original medieval house is one of the most complete examples of 14th-century domestic architecture in England surviving in its original location. Part of the house and its gardens are open for public viewing.
Weekends from 6th Mar and daily from 28th March to 31st Oct; 10.30am - 6pm. Last admission 5pm.