- RT @NicholasKingsle: My #countryhousepic today shows Melchbourne Park #Bedfordshire, a house of c.1610 radically remodelled in 1741 and mor… 5 hours ago
- RT @IrishAesthete: A prospect of Ardfry, County Galway, former home of the Blake family who in 1800 were created Barons Wallscourt. In 1825… 5 hours ago
- RT @davidhicksbook: Creagh House, Ballinrobe, Co Mayo, built in 1875 for Captain Charles Howe Cuff Knox. A stained glass window commerates… 5 hours ago
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Monthly Archives: September 2011
One of the pleasures of running your own blog about country houses is that you get to play favourites. I’m often asked which is my favourite but this is a difficult one to answer; is it the one I want … Continue reading
Having just spent two weeks touring the west coast of the United States, one great pleasure has been visiting the various art museums to see some of the wonderful paintings which the immensely wealthy collectors of the late 19th- and … Continue reading