Chawton House. Inherited by Edward Austen Knight in 1797. However, Edward lived mostly at Godmersham and let the Great House to gentleman tenants. Jane and her mother and sister lived at Chawton Cottage from 1809.
Castle Howard, in Yorkshire, one of the grandest private residences in Britain, most of it built between 1699 and 1712 for the Third Earl of Carlisle to a design by Sir John Vanbrugh, who also designed the even grander Blenheim Palace. Castle Howard is familiar to television audiences as the fictional “Brideshead” in the 1981 adaptation of Evelyn Waugh’s Brideshead Revisited.