The last trip of the week off was to Hidcote in Gloucestershire. SWMBO had never been been, while I last went over 10 years ago – having been a few times as a child.
The lily pond is part of a family legend – from the time that The Brother managed to fall into it…

The “bathing pool” had great photographic potential, if I’d had a step-ladder. The water was gently rotating, and a long exposure of the whole pool would have worked wonderfully with the circular blur.