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These are the 20 greatest views in Britain

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Jersualem. An absolute tune, and also home of the lyric “England’s green and pleasant land”, which by the looks of these stunning views, is an understatement.

Because ‘pleasant’ isn’t quite enough to do justice to these breathtaking vistas, all located in good old Blighty.

To mark the forthcoming launch of their Galaxy S8 smartphone, Samsung has revealed the results of a study to discover the 20 greatest British views, with over 2,500 people polled for their favourites (with photographer Matthew Cattell taking three of the snaps below on said phone).

Frankly, any one of these would have been a worthy winner, so feast your eyes on the below and remind yourself how lucky you are to live on this Sceptred Isle.

20. Kings College – view from the River Cam, Cambridge, England

King's College

Credit: Rex

19. Bournemouth pier and beach, Hampshire, England

Bournemouth Pier

Credit: Rex

18. Seven Sisters, Sussex, England

Seven sisters

Credit: Rex

17. Bamburgh Castle – view from the coast, Bamburgh, Northumberland, England

Bamburgh Castle

Credit: Rex

16. Spires of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England

Oxford Spires

Credit: Rex

15. Durdle Door, Dorset, England

Durdle Door

Credit: Rex

14. Brecon Beacons – view from the summit, Wales

Brecon Beacons

Credit: Rex

13. Peak District – view from Stanage Edge, Derbyshire, England

Peak District

Credit: Rex

12. Edinburgh from Arthur’s Seat, Scotland

Arthur's Seat

Credit: Rex

11. Ben Nevis, Lochaber, Scotland

Ben Nevis

Credit: Rex

10. Loch Lomond – view from Conic Hill, Dunbartonshire, Scotland

Loch Lomond

Credit: Rex

9. Giant’s Causeway, County Antrim, Northern Ireland

Giant's Causeway

Credit: Rex

8. Parliament and Big Ben - view from Westminster Bridge, London, England

Parliament

Credit: Matthew Cattell

7. Buttermere, Lake District, England

Buttermere

Credit: Matthew Cattell

6. Loch Ness – view from Dores, Highland, Scotland

Loch Ness

Credit: Rex

5. Cheddar Gorge, Somerset, England

Cheddar Gorge

Credit: Matthew Cattell

4. St Ives Bay, Cornwall, England

St. Ives

Credit: Matthew Cattell

3. Stonehenge, Wiltshire, England

Stonehenge

Credit: Matthew Cattell

2. Scottish Highlands – view of Three Sisters mountains, Glencoe Valley, Scotland

Three Sisters

Credit: Rex

1. Snowdonia – view of Llyn Llydaw from Mount Snowdon summit, Wales

Snowdonia

Credit: Matthew Cattell

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