David Winter The Castle Cottage of Warwick Signed LE
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David Winter The Castle Cottage of Warwick. Carnival Piece, 1993 SIGNED by David Winter, Castle Cottage of Warwick was available exclusively at Carnival '93, held on October 2nd and 3rd of that year. Its in MINT Condition, never displayed, comes in original box and packing.
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The town of Warwick was founded on the banks of the River Avon in 914 AD by Ethelfleda, sister of Edward the Elder, as a defence against the Danish invaders, on a site overlooking earlier riverside settlements. It is built on a small hill which controlled not only the river valley but also the river crossing on the road to London and the roads to Stratford, Coventry and the salt way to Droitwich. The Anglo-Saxon town was surrounded partly by a wall and partly by a ditch.
The medieval core of the town was prevented from expansion by the open spaces that surround it: the Common and Racecourse, the grounds of the Priory, St Nicholas Meadow, the River Avon, and later, Warwick Castle. Within a relatively small area t are many buildings of historic interest, of which the Castle is the most important.
This is one of the most dramatic and complete medieval castles in the country. It has been inhabited continuously since the Middle