Garden rectory - the house, built from Cotswold limestone, sits in a valley in Gloucestershire on a site that has been occupied since the century. The formal garden in front of the house looks out over a wooded valley. Photo by SIMON BROWN
Hidcote Gardens, Gloucestershire, England - note from original pinner: by far one of the most beautiful gardens I have ever seen. (May The restaurant was charming and the home cooked food was delicious.