- RT @InteriorHistory: Absolutely brilliant you made this widely available in this manner @metmuseum though I'm still the happy owner of a ha… 10 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: Today, Knowlton Court is the seat of the three-day-eventer, William Fox-Pitt and his family, and is also a wedding ven… 10 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: Knowlton Court was made symmetrical again in 1904 by Sir Reginald Blomfield https://t.co/8j5ptrxxhC 10 hours ago
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Monthly Archives: July 2011
The country house has always been a trophy to be admired and enjoyed. Yet, in the age before mass media and transportation made it easier to see these fine houses, often the only way to remind yourself and, more importantly, … Continue reading
The nature of our country houses is one of evolution in design, form, and function. As society has changed, so too have the requirements of the wealthy and, as their houses have been a direct expression of their wishes, these … Continue reading
For some, the height of connoisseurship is to own a Picasso or a Rembrandt, and, in the same way, one can also aspire to live in a house designed by one of the great architects. Yet, although some were prolific, … Continue reading