This was surprisingly enjoyable though indeed Mr Fry’s take on the ancient myths does not really stretch into the main heroic age which is indeed a very busy time. I found, again, that this book was more enjoyable than I thought it would be; quite possibly this is because of the re-collection it brings to the childhood readings of Ancient Greek mythology that the author also recalls here.
One of these places where some masonry might remain, but the strictly private nature of the grounds it is located on doesn’t quite allow for easy exploration. I did not knock on the door of these people, as indeed I first accidentally walked around the entire area and only then noticed where this place was. Yet, I am not sure that going into the private grounds could have added much. Continue reading “Hautbois Castle”