Amazing scale model recreates Nonsuch Palace more than 300 years after it was destroyedBreaking News
When it was built, it was hailed as one of the finest buildings of its age – only to be destroyed 150 years later.
Now Henry VIII’s ‘lost’ palace can be seen for the first time in more than 300 years – in a scale model based on 50 years of research.
The replica of Nonsuch Palace – so named because there was no other like it – took 1,250 hours to make.
It measures 7.2ft by 4ft (2.2m by 1.2m) and is made of wood, with intricate architectural detail added in plastics, fibre-glass resin and brass....
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