Home to artist Vanessa Bell (the sister of Virginia Woolf) and her husband Clive Bell, members of the Bloomsbury set, it was started as their country retreat to entertain artists, writers and intellectuals, later becoming their full time home. The house it self became an extension of their art, becoming a work of art itself.
The Drawing Room
And now for a wander round the gorgeous garden
To read more about the history of the garden visit: charleston.org.uk