- RT @humphriesweave: John Linnell died #OTD 1885, one of the first English furniture makers to be educated in design at Saint Martin’s Lane… 15 hours ago
- RT @GenealogyBeech: Ebberston Hall near #Pickering was built as a summerhouse in 1718 by architect Colen Campbell (1676-1729) for Scarbo… 23 hours ago
- RT @CBRycroft: Thornbury Castle this morning 2/2 https://t.co/SjAXT5iDoj 1 day ago
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Monthly Archives: July 2012
The style of country houses enjoys huge variety, be it Classical, a Palladian essay in symmetry, or perhaps Gothic, decorated with tracery and spandrels, or an old timber-framed hall house, beams twisted with age, but perhaps one defining feature common … Continue reading
One of the joys of Country House Rescue is to bring to light some of the lesser known houses. The subject of this week’s edition (12 July, 20:00, Channel 4), Meldon Park in Northumberland, can certainly be said to be … Continue reading
If there were a league table of how often a house and family appear on TV or in the papers, an unexpectedly high entry would probably be the Fulfords of Great Fulford in Devon. Having featured in other programmes and … Continue reading