Friends Rey and Jen are horse sitting for our neighbors, so they did our morning chores.
We drove up a narrow dirt road thinking "can this be the way"?
At last we saw this -
and farther on up the road, this -
Yep, a castle, complete with
gargoyle drain spouts.
No photos are allowed inside the castle, which is home to a collection of jaw-dropping antiques (original Sir Christopher Wren drawings! Gainsborough portraits! Oh my!). But for me, the view was truly priceless.
Looking southwest to north -