Explore the fascinating world of the Victorian judges at this award-winning historic house.

Clerks Room

Used by the visiting magistrates and judge's clerks, this charming bedroom features a bidet stool (very soothing after a long journey on those bumpy Victorian roads), commode chest, where the toilet is concealed to look like a set of drawers and hipbath.

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  • list arrowThere's nothing like a nice private shower!

    Having a shower in Victorian times meant a line of maids passing water up a ladder to the final one who poured it over your head whilst you stood in your metal frame or tent contraption - you can see one at Erdigg, an historic house near Wrexham, North Wales.

     

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