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The famous Tudor 'Swizzle Stick' chimney pots stand out on the rooftops of Hampton Court Palace.

Welcome to Part Two of London Perfect's Tudor Series! It's all about Hampton Court, Henry VIII's favourite palace.

Tudor chimney stacks were often highly decorated to announce the adoption of the new 'technology' - enclosed fireplaces.

Tudor chimney stacks were often highly decorated to announce the adoption of the new technology: enclosed fireplaces.

wasbella102:    “The famous brick chimneys of  Hampton Court Palace were an integral part of the 1514 design for Thomas  Wolsey’s palace, a demonstration of his exceptional wealth and are the  earliest of their type in England.  After Henry VIII acquired Hampton  Court in 1528, his new buildings added further chimneys to the palace’s  impressive skyline. Today, Hampton Court still has 241 decorative brick  chimneys, the largest collection in England.”  By curry15

““The famous brick chimneys of Hampton Court Palace were an integral part of the 1514 design for Thomas Wolsey’s palace, a demonstration of his exceptional wealth and are the earliest of.

Tudor Chimney stacks at Holkham in Norfolk, England. Some of my ancestors were from Holkham - if you're researching the surname Sizeland, do get in touch! esjones btopenworld.com

These ornate Tudor-style chimney stacks adorn the roofscape of the Holkham tea rooms.

ornate ceiling of the Great Hall at Hampton Court Palace

The ornate ceiling of the Great Hall at Hampton Court Palace. There are carvings of little figures in the eaves of the ceiling, believed to be able to listen in on all the gossip happening below at court. This is where the term "eavesdropper" was created.

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Decorative Tudor brick chimneys at Hampton Court Palace, a royal palace in the London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, and the historic county of Middlesex, England by Bill Bradley

BEAUTIFUL PHOTOGRAPH OF THE ENTRANCE INTO HAMPTON COURT PALACE ~ ALL MY FAVORITE MEDIEVAL ROYALS WALKED, RODE HORSEBACK OR IN A ROYAL CARRIAGE RIGHT THROUGH THESE DOOR'S. INCREDIBLE.

Hampton Court Palace Loved touring through this marvelous palace.a must see for all visitors to England!

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