The image to the left shows a detail taken from
the simulated aerial view, a re-creation
of the estate landscape as it probably existed in the late 19th
century and based on the 1:10,560 scale Ordnance Survey map of 1896.
The image is interactive: mouseover the image
to reveal the layout of the area as it appears on recent Ordnance
Click on the image to view a Quicktime
'flyaround' showing a virtual reconstruction of the Palace,
based on floor plans drawn in 1921, the original architects' drawings
and photographs taken c.1890.