Have you ever wondered what’s beyond the driveway leading to Bulstrode, once the biggest, grandest private estate in Gerrard’s Cross? Ever wondered who lived there and what scandals might have occurred involving the residents of this now abandoned mansion which is soon to be a luxury hotel and spa? In her book ‘Bulstrode: Splendour & Scandals of a Buckinghamshire Mansion‘, local author DJ Kelly reveals the stories of the cruel and corrupt judges, the ancestors of a US President’s wife, the richest woman in England, the most beautiful woman in England, the most scandalous woman in England, an aristocratic who was twice Prime Minister of Britain, the illegitimate earl’s daughter who inspired George Bernard Shaw and Hollywood, and more. Available in paperback from Amazon and Gerrards Cross Book Shop. £7.99.