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Jane Austen's final home in Chawton, England. I'll be there in just one month, and I'll be blogging about it at http://www.edelweisspatterns.com/blog

from BuzzFeed

22 Places In The UK That Are A Must-See For Jane Austen Fans

Chawton was the site of an ancient settlement dating back to New Stone Age period.The Domesday Book of 1086 records that manor with ploughed and wooded land belonged to Oda, Hampshire thane, during time of Edward the Confessor. Following Norman Conquest, William the Conqueror made Oda surrender Chawton to his follower Hugh de Port. De Port and his descendants held Chawton until middle of 16th c.During the13th c.,there were frequent visits to Chawton by King Henry III and his son, King Edward...

Ibthorpe House. I would love to go on this Jane Austen tour and see all her houses in fact and in fiction (movies).

girlyme: Jane Austens House by ~SilverHusky07 on deviantART on we heart it / visual bookmark #406028

The quilt Jane Austen and her family made, hanging in her house in Chawton.

from The Adventures of an English Student

My Misguided Affair with Jane Austen

A must on my next trip to England...Beautiful Chawton House from a different perspective.