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Lytes Cary, Somerset.

Mary Kearney

Lytes Cary, Somerset.

by Mary Kearney

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Published by Country Life for the National Trust in London .
Written in English


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near Somerton, Somerset, TA11 7HU Intimate manor house with Arts and Crafts-style garden. It was built by the Lytes family who owned it from the 13th to the 18th century. Sir Walter Jenner bought Lytes Cary in and rescued it from decay.   Lytes Cary is a manor house with associated chapel and gardens near Charlton Mackrell and Somerton in Somerset, England. The property, owned by .

About Lytes Cary Manor is an intimate medieval manor house with a beautiful Arts and Crafts garden where you can imagine living. Originally the family home of Henry Lyte, where he translated the unique Niewe Herbal book on herbal remedies, Lytes Cary was then lovingly restored in . Also, if you book your Lytes Cary Manor vacation package in Somerton with Travelocity, you’ll get access to our best travel discounts. Whatever time of year you choose to visit Lytes Cary Manor in Somerton, it’s always a good idea to reserve a package deal. Our goal is simple.

Lytes Cary Manor House, Somerset, and Its Literary Associations; with Notices of Authors of the Lyte Family, from Queen Elizabeth to the Present Time by William George (, .   Delightful smaller National Trust Manor, no hustle or bustle, easy to walk round without being overwhelmed. All the guides were as far as I know .


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Originally the family home of Lytes Cary Lyte, where he translated the unique Niewe Herball book on herbal remedies, Lytes Cary was then lovingly restored in the 20th century by Sir Walter Jenner. The garden rooms contain a magical collection of topiary and herbaceous borders, while tranquil walks on the estate take you along the River : [Lytes] Cary [Lytes] Cary was a settlement in Domesday Book, in the hundred of Somerton and the county of Somerset.

It had a recorded population of 9 households inputting Lytes Cary in the smallest 40% of settlements recorded in Domesday, and is listed under 2 owners in Domesday Book. Land of Humphrey the chamberlain. Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust), Somerton: See reviews, articles, and photos of Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust), ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 9 attractions in Somerton TripAdvisor reviews.

Buy Lytes Cary by National Trust (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.3/5(1). Lytes Cary NT, Somerton, Somerset. K likes. Somerset. book Cary is an intimate medieval manor house with a beautiful Arts and Crafts garden built between the 14th and 19th century/5(32).

Attractions near Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust): ( km) Cary Alpacas ( km) Fleet Air Arm Museum ( km) Tor's Tour of the Tor ( km) World Horse Welfare - Glenda Spooner Farm ( km) Glastonbury Tor; View all attractions near Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust) on Tripadvisor $/5().

Henry Lyte of Lytes Caryfrom miniature in private Cary Manor © National Trust / Simon Harris As can be seen from the copy on loan from the BL in the Great Hall, the book was a massive undertaking, running to nearly folio sized pages. The Ancestry is in the coats of arms in the chapel of the beautiful Manor of Lytes Cary, Somerset.

The Lyte family got into debt and had to sell the house in after which it was leased to tenants and much neglected until it was bought by Sir Walter Jenners and his wife Flora in Notes for guests.

Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage. Open days: Lytes Cary has a number of open days during the year.

To find out more visit the West Wing Open Days page. Heating: Oil central heating throughout the cottage, apart from the 3 first floor bedrooms which are storage heating only. Hotels in Lytes Cary. Search for and book hotels in Lytes Cary with ViaMichelin: boutique, design and luxury hotels from 1 to 5 stars.

Deserted medieval settlement and associated fields, Lytes Cary is a Scheduled Monument in The Charltons, Somerset, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building.

You are searching in “Lytes Cary Manor, Somerset (Accredited Museum)” Showing results Sort by Relevance Sort by Collection Sort by Maker Sort by Date Sort by Inventory No. Lytes Cary Manor, Somerset, South West England.

Lytes Cary Manor includes a chapel of 14th century heritage and a 15th century Great Hall. The well-known medieval herbalist Henry Lyte, author of Lytes Herbal, lived historic property is now owned by the National Trust.

Lytes Cary Manor is an intimate medieval manor house with a beautiful Arts and Crafts garden where you can imagine living.

Originally the family home of Henry Lyte, where he translated the unique Niewe Herball book on herbal remedies, Lytes Cary was then lovingly restored in.

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Huge collection, amazing choice, + million high quality, affordable RF and RM images. No need to register, buy now. Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust), Somerton: See reviews, articles, and photos of Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust), ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor among 9 attractions in Somerton/5().

Lytes Cary Manor, Somerset (Accredited Museum) The English interior. a review of the decoration of English homes from Tudor times to the XIXth Arthur Stratton ().

Hotels near Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust): ( mi) Travelodge Yeovil Podimore ( mi) Liongate House ( mi) The Red Lion Inn ( mi) The Lynch Country House ( mi) Hawk House; View all hotels near Lytes Cary Manor (National Trust) on Tripadvisor/5(). Life. Henry Lyte was born at Lytes Cary Manor, Somerset, aboutand was the second and eldest surviving son of John Lyte, by his first wife, Edith Horsey, who died in Lyte became a student at Oxford aboutbut it is not known whether he took a degree.

Anthony à Wood writes of him: "After he had spent some years in logic and philosophy, and in other good learning, he travelled. Visit the National Trust website for more details about Lytes Cary This intimate manor house was the former home of medieval herbalist Henry Lyte. Here visitors can learn about his famous 16th-century plant directory, Lytes Herbal.When the Jenners found Lytes Cary in the Great Hall was being used as a cider store, and the Great Parlour was full of farm equipment.

Employing the architect C E Ponting, they rebuilt the north and west ranges in a plain William and Mary style that later generations of the Lytes might have used if they had had the now house the tea rooms and a self-catering holiday let.ENTRANCES AND APPROACHES Lytes Cary is approached from the minor road forming its western boundary at a point c km south of Charlton Mackrell.

The entrance is situated at the north-west corner of the park and comprises a pair of C18 tall, square stone piers surmounted by urn finials, flanked by lower quadrant walls (listed grade II).