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William Burges, The Banqueting Hall, Cardiff Castle

8th July 2015

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The Banqueting Hall at Cardiff Castle is in the oldest part of the building and is also the largest room. It is a grand and impressive room, created for Lord Bute to entertain in.

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Lord Bute and William Burges were passionate about Medieval times.

They decorated the walls of the Banqueting Hall  with the story of Cardiff Castle in medieval times.

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The fireplace shows Robert the Consul riding his horse with Robert of Normandy his prisoner in the castle.

SAM_1662The wonderful ceiling in the Banqueting Hall is just amazing.

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