Montacute in decline
The revival of Montacute
The man who saved Montacute
In 1928 after the selling his interest in the family traval firm, Ernest devoted himself to his art collection and the acquisition of country estates. He acquired a total of 17 estates, of which Montacute House, Bath Assembly Rooms, Bradenham, Buscot and Coleshill all passed on to the National Trust.
Entertaining through time
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