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Penrose Estate, about 1920

NumberHESFM:1977.960.1
PlacePenrose Estate, Helston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1920. about
KeywordsHelston Loe Pool
PhotographerUnknown
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Penrose Estate, near Helston, showing the drive and grounds, about 1920. Formerly the home of the Penrose family, the estate was bought around 1750 to 1770 by Hugh Rogers. Penrose Estate remained in the Rogers family until 1974 when the majority of it was gifted to the National Trust.