Parlour Interior, Bolsover Castle

Bolsover Castle was built by the Peveril family
in the 11th century. In 1612 it was bought by Sir Charles Cavendish
who transfromed it into a luxurious family home. His son William
inhertited the castle in 1616 and he further enhanced the splendour
of the estate by adding extensive stables and landscaping the fine
gardens. The interiors were elaborately decorated, with painted
walls and ceilings a…