Luxury Columnist A first look at Burley Manor

Burley Manor is located right in the heart of the village, at the end of an impressive driveway. It’s a beautiful Victorian building that dates from 1852, with many original features still intact and a welcoming open fireplace in the lobby. The first recorded owner of the land was Forester Roger de Burley in 1212, hence the name of Burley Manor. The present day house was built by Colonel William Clement Drake Esdaile, who had the original building demolished. Upon our arrival, the staff were particularly friendly and we instantly felt at ease…