Directly in front of the two boys is the vestry, behind the tennis court. The Chapter House is obscured by the fir tree on the left.
Sir Cecil Beaton Photographs
A collection of four black and white photographs taken by Sir Cecil Beaton in 1941, featuring Salisbury Cathedral, the Bishop's Palace and children boating on the pond in the Palace grounds.
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Bishop Lovett's grandchildren and wartime evacuees boating in the Palace Grounds
The pond in the grounds of the Bishop's Palace is still there today. In the background is the octagonal Chapter House, just to the right of the standing figure. The building directly to the right of the Chapter House is the back of the Bishop's Palace. The stone terracing has now been replaced by a Yew hedge.