Explore the fascinating story of Rycote Park through our timeline.
Learn more about Rycote's medieval origins, the rise and decline of the great Tudor mansion, its royal visitors and its place in local and British history.
From prisoner to Queen: Entertaining Elizabeth I
Elizabeth I’s long association with Rycote began when she arrived as a prisoner.
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A 'valiant and warlike progeny': The Norris brothers of Rycote
The contemporary historian William Camden praised Rycote as being “most renowned for that right valiant and warlike progenie”.
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