- I'm sure I saw a tweet (@GeorgianGroup? @SoaneMuseum?) earlier about a project to digitally recreate a late John So… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 6 hours ago
- RT @nationaltrust: The entrance hall at @WimpoleEstateNT gives visitors quite the welcome. https://t.co/hPeOV2Xo4G 7 hours ago
- Monday/Tuesday this week Two days Two new (to me) country houses: @NTCalkeAbbey and @StandenNT Two very differe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 7 hours ago
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Monthly Archives: February 2010
One alternative to demolition for a country house whose time as a home had come to an end was conversion to offices. Many houses were thus saved from the wreckers pickaxe although some conversions were more sensitive than others, with … Continue reading
Despite the enthusiasm of the estate agents, it seems that some of the most impressive houses featured in the glossy adverts at the front of Country Life magazine are proving difficult to sell. Whether this is due to a poor … Continue reading
Each county in England has suffered the loss of at least some of its wealth of country houses. Although nearly 1,800 have been identified so far, it’s clear that some counties, such as Somerset, escaped relatively lightly whilst others such … Continue reading