- RT @heritagegazette: Contractors sought for 1st phase of Lews Castle Regeneration Project. It was built 1844-51 for Sir James Matheson who… 11 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: My #countryhousepic today shows Baildon Hall in #Yorkshire in about 1912. There is a C14 core to the house but the rig… 11 hours ago
- RT @heritagegazette: It is said that when Robert Surtees was building Redworth Hall, he looked out of his window and saw too much of the pl… 11 hours ago
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Monthly Archives: December 2011
Although country houses were built primarily as homes, an integral and important function was their use for entertaining. However, one dramatic change has been the nature of the guests and how they paid for their visits – and the birth … Continue reading
Merry Christmas to you all! I thought a snowy picture most appropriate even if at the moment it’s shaping up to be a warm Christmas rather than a white one. As always, writing this blog is a pleasure not only … Continue reading