Though the interior decor has been critiqued as "tacky," the style was purely Simpson: a little off-kilter and over-the-top (think: brightly colored carpets). Edward was particularly meticulous about the maintenance and appearance of his gardens, where he employed an English designer to tend to his plots. The couple spent weekends there until the Duke's death in 1972. Wallis followed him in 1986. The home is now available for holiday rentals.