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Blenheim Palace

a palace in Woodstock in Oxfordshire: built (1705–22) by Sir John Vanbrugh for the 1st Duke of Marlborough as a reward from the nation for his victory at Blenheim; gardens laid out by Henry Wise and Capability Brown; birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill (1874)
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  • The clergyman replied that it was not a bit more worldly than a ball at blenheim palace at which the Bishop had been present.

    Collections and Recollections George William Erskine Russell
  • I was invited to a garden party at blenheim palace while at Oxford.

    From the Bottom Up Alexander Irvine
  • Upon reaching Woodstock, blenheim palace claims attention, with the entrance to the park lying upon the left.

  • blenheim palace, his greatest work, is indeed a "heavy load."

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