Royal Romances at Polesden Lacey

Towards Polesden Lacey © Ian Capper
Polesden Lacey © Peter Holmes
View from Polesden Lacey © Pam Fray

A woodland circuit around a great country house that was once a favourite with high society. To say that the history of Polesden Lacey is the history of the British monarchy through the early decades of the 20th century is, perhaps, overstating things. Nevertheless, in the years before the Second World War the royal family's footfalls often echoed within these sumptuous walls.