View is taken on Downton Estate along the public footpath. The day was a very frosty under foot the day was bright. The estate is famous for shooting & breeding game birds. The area is known for its outstanding beauty where you can witness birds of prey and if you lucky Red Kites flying over as they're have been very successful nesting in the area. The nearest town is Ludlow where you can enjoy a good meal and shopping in the famous market town and tour of Ludlow Castle.
Downton Castle was once owned by Richard Payne Knight 1750-1824 while living at Downton Castle, he turned his passion for the "picturesque" movement in designing the landscape here.
This painting is now available at Nassiance De on Drury Lane Solihull. If you wish to view prior to purchase please visit here. Karen will be happy to assist you with any purchase.