- RT @NicholasKingsle: The new Alderley House reused lots of materials for its predecessors, including the Georgian staircase from Upper Hous… 3 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: In the 1858-61 both Alderley House and Upper House were demolished and a new house by Lewis Vulliamy was designed for… 3 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: In 1776-80 a new house (Upper House), poss designed by Thomas Paty, was built at Alderley as an alternative to Alderle… 3 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