Saturday, 29 June 2013

Jane Austen Pilgrimage

Jane Austen's House at Chawton, where she lived from 1809 until her death in 1817

Jane's writing table, where she revised her early novels and wrote her later ones

Jane's bedroom

Letter from Winston Churchill, where he mentions enjoying her novels

Jane's mother's room

The intricate quilt that she worked on with her sister Cassandra and their mother

The Admiral's room (a guest room that her Admiral brother slept in)

Gifts from her two sailor brothers, including carvings by the Admiral

The back of the house

Winchester Cathedral

Jane Austen's gravestone

Memorial plaque, added in 1900

Memorial window for Jane Austen, added in 1900