Then and Now: Guy's Cliffe House

Guy’s Cliffe has led a chequered history, and in recent years has been subject to a series of events that have seen its majesty decline. These events have included a partial demolition in 1952, followed by a sale of fixtures and fittings on July 23rd of that year. The house’s condition was worsened when a stunt by ITV for a Sherlock Holmes episode The Last Vampyre  went horribly wrong in 1992. Here are some photos taken at various stages of its decline that show the house slightly forlorn, but still standing.

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