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QUIZ - Can you name these famous halls in Cheshire?

PUBLISHED: 11:52 11 July 2017 | UPDATED: 11:52 11 July 2017

A grand building in Cheshire Photo:Leslie Broad

A grand building in Cheshire Photo:Leslie Broad

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Test you knowledge on grand buildings in this picture based quiz.

One thing readers of Cheshire Life will know is that the area we cover is full of many differing examples of grand architecture.

If you look through our property pages you may see some of these impressive buildings for sale, from stately homes to grand estates. Outside of London, Cheshire can claim to be one of the most desirable property locations in the country.

Many of these grand homes of the wealthy have changed their purpose over the years, they have opened to the public with extensive gardens and tours, somw have become wedding venues and also luxury hotels.

Many of these halls have grounds which attract visitors throughout the year, there are many places to visit in the Spring to view snowdrops and bluebells. The summer is full of special events with RHS Tatton being the most notable.

The festive season brings many special attractions such as fayres and exhibitions highlighting how Christmas was spent in these buildings in the past.

How many of these halls and buildings did you guess correctly? Share and challenge your friends to beat your score.

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