A family best known for producing one of England's most famous queen consorts started out owning substantial estates in Norfolk before buying, and inheriting, a series of major houses close to London. These mansions became the stage for the tragedy of Ann's life and death.
New research allows us to understand the role of property owning at the heart of the story of the Boleyn family.
A lecture by Simon Thurley CBE 16 September
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