23
May 2019

VISIT TO WIGHTWICK MANOR AND GARDENS

Welcome to The Arts Society Tarporley
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 08:00
The Community Centre
113a High St Tarporley CW6 0AY

An outstanding example of late Victorian taste and craftsmanship, designed by the architect Edward Ould for the Mander family in 1887.

An outstanding example of late Victorian taste and craftsmanship, designed by the architect Edward Ould for the Mander family in 1887.  With interiors inspired by the Arts and Crafts movement, Wightwick provides an appropriate setting for a superb collection of William Morris textiles, wallpapers and furniture, William De Morgan ceramics, Charles Kempe stained glass and Pre-Raphaelite paintings and drawings. Superb Edwardian 17 acre, Thomas Mawson designed Garden.