In and around Berkshire

Stretching along the Thames Valley from the glorious gardens of Cliveden to the Palladian splendour of Basildon Park, there is plenty to see along the way.

West front of the mansion at Basildon Park from across the parkland

Basildon Park

An estate saved from almost certain demolition and lovingly revived

Cock Marsh, Cookham, Berkshire

Maidenhead and Cookham Commons

Chain of commons rich with wildlife on chalk downland, wildflower meadows and marshes.

The Vyne house across a lake.

The Vyne

Learn more about The Vyne, which is surrounded by beauty and steeped in history.

The pagoda in the Water Garden at Cliveden, Buckinghamshire surrounded by autumn colour


Find out more about the gardens and countryside at Cliveden, Buckinghamshire

The Great Tower at Greys Court

Greys Court

A family home, delightful gardens and an idyllic setting

Nuffield Place in Spring

Nuffield Place

The home of one of the most remarkable men of the 20th century

Front view of West Green House Gardens, Hampshire

West Green House

Neo-classical garden with contemporary features and a dramatic water staircase.

Sandham Memorial Chapel

Sandham Memorial Chapel

World famous chapel containing Stanley Spencer's visionary paintings

Small heath butterfly at The Chase, Hampshire

The Chase

Nature reserve on the Berkshire/Hampshire border with woodland rides and glades, streams and a lake.