House where Churchill licked his wounds post Gallipoli for sale.

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Sir Winston Churchill's holiday retreat were his discovered his passion for painting has emerged on to the market for rent.<br />
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The great wartime leader spent the summer of 1915 with his wife Clementine and brother Jack at Hoe Farm in Hascombe near Godalming, Surrey.<br />
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At the time, Churchill was reeling from the disastorous Gallipoli campaign which had driven him into a deep depression.<br />
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Clementine, deeply concerned at his troubled state of mind, managed to persuade him to spend his weekends at the majestic 16th century farmhouse.