The Lazy Summer One

β€œOn and off, all that hot French August, we made ourselves ill from eating the greengages. Joss and I felt guilty; we were still at the age when we thought being greedy was a childish fault and this gave our guilt a tinge of hopelessness because, up to then, we had believed that as we grew older our faults would disappear, and none of them did.” ― Rumer Godden, The Greengage Summer


Cliveden House

This most flirtatious of stately homes has seen its share of naughtiness. But its latest big reveal is quite the sensation