*A Country House Afternoon Tea at Hartwell House*

Posted in: Afternoon Teas On: January 13, 2015

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 The beautifully grand 17th century National Trust property of *Hartwell House* in Buckinghamshire hosts a sophisticated afternoon tea.

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

There is a stunning drive upto the property featuring lush green grounds, imposing trees and a church.

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

The morning room is filled with ornate antiques and other decorative pieces, exquisite upholstery and a comforting log fire. 

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

The elaborate rococo ceilings feature sparkling crystal chandeliers. 

Hartwell House

Waiters are dressed in traditional tails and offer classic British service.  There are a selection of tempting teas to choose from served in floral bone china.

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

Sandwiches are freshly made, accompanied by warmed scones served with clotted cream and homemade jam.

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

The grounds are well worth a stroll also with typical English greenery.

Hartwell House

Hartwell House

A full afternoon tea costs £25 or a cream tea is available from £12. This lovely relaxed country setting is well worth a visit for a spot of afternoon tea; in this grand historical venue, you will feel like a Lord or Lady!

Hartwell House

They also have stunning accommodation and an amazing spa, so would be perfect for a country weekend break. For more information, please see *Hartwell House and Spa*

*Next week | Afternoon Tea at The Plaza, New York*

Sparkles,

Klee x

 

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