- RT @HorsfallTurner: Amazing - backlighting this Palladio drawing shows damage to paper from Palladio's stylus & corrosive iron gall ink! ht… 12 hours ago
- RT @OSaumarezSmith: Northumberland House (c. 1605) on the south side of Trafalgar Square. Here photographed in the mid-1840s, demolished in… 12 hours ago
- RT @TheVyneNT: #OnThisDay in 1776 John Chute dies. You can see his mark all over The Vyne including our spectacular Staircase Hall @southea… 13 hours ago
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Monthly Archives: June 2012
Some houses seem to have it all, yet beneath the surface lie issues which, unless dealt with, grow and undermine all that the generations before have built. This week’s edition of Country House Rescue (Thursday 28 June, 20:00, Channel 4) … Continue reading
Many have bought things on a whim; it’s quite something for that thing to be a huge country house which once played host to royalty and celebrity. When plans don’t work out and problems mount, it can be understandable for … Continue reading
Country House Rescue has proved to be one of the most interesting of programmes featuring the many varied mansions which the UK is lucky to enjoy. Rather than the more glamorous recent series showing life at Chatsworth, or Jeremy Musson’s … Continue reading