|Title ID||5860||Collection ID||828|
|Keywords||Building Construction Castles Cultural Heritage Everyday Life Gardening Houses Men Outings Religious Buildings Shopping Tourism Urban Areas|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
A travelogue film showing a holiday to the Kent villages of Brenchley, Matfield, Sissinghurst, Beltring, and Paddock Wood. Scenes include tours on foot showing local houses, churches and public houses (pubs), several adults landscaping a domestic garden and the group visiting a garden centre to purchase plants.
Brief view of the Standings Cross Public House, Brenchley with pub sign; Wheelwrights Arms Matfield with pub sign; Views of Matfield pond, Post Office, shops and houses along a road; 'Swingle Swangle' cottage sign; a man in front garden wearing pijamas; view of an oast house and other buildings; garden scenes of plants; two men and a large dog and family cat; a brief street view; interior view of All Saints Church, Brenchley stained glass window; the exterior of the Church of St Luke, Matfield; a street view; a garden; shots of cards with painted flowers and plants followed by a view of the front cover of a book by Will Ingwersen; building a wall in the garden (?); visit to SIssinghurst Castle and Gardens; Beltring "The Whitbread Hop Farm' aka The Hop Farm, Kent; an interior view of a house with portraits of a woman and press photographs of Will Ingwersen (?) next to a sketch of an owl; further construction work at Swingle Swangle Cottage; two men eating ice cream at a garden centre. The film ends following a shot of the two men back at a house in the garden eating ice cream.