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19th-century artwork inspires restoration of Devon estate

<p>Landscape painting discovered in Killerton house informs National Trust development of grounds</p><p>A 19th-century painting found in the archive of a Devon country house is being used to help inspire the 50-year restoration and enrichment of the estate.</p><p>The artwork depicts a healthy and diverse landscape at <a href="https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/killerton">Killerton</a>, near Exeter, rich in mature trees hedgerows and scrubland being grazed by Highland cattle.</p> <a href="https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2021/jun/16/artwork-painting-restoration-devon-estate-killerton-national-trust">Continue reading...</a>

Landscape painting discovered in Killerton house informs National Trust development of grounds

A 19th-century painting found in the archive of a Devon country house is being used to help inspire the 50-year restoration and enrichment of the estate.

The artwork depicts a healthy and diverse landscape at Killerton, near Exeter, rich in mature trees hedgerows and scrubland being grazed by Highland cattle.

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