"The Earl of Arundel’s town residence is one of these grand red-brick houses bristling with tall chimneys whose abundant lawns stretch down to the river’s edge "

The Earl of Arundel is Philip Howard, the nephew of Henry Howard (see bookmark for page 19).

Below is a picture of Charlecote Park, a grand red-brick Tudor house like the one described here.

Charlecote Park
GNU Free Documentation LicenseCharlecote Park - Credit: Necrothesp/wikimedia commons