Sherborne Castle in Dorset has been the home of the Wingfield Digby family since 1617. Built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594, this historic house reflects a glorious variety of decorative styles from over 400 years of English History. Experience nationally important collections of furniture, paintings and porcelain.
Their Grade I listed Garden was one of Capability Brown’s first commissions giving them a magnificent English Landscape Garden which survives largely unaltered today. In the Castle’s Cellar Museum there is the ‘Capability Brown at Sherborne Castle’ exhibition which draws on the castle archives to tell the story of his work here.