- RT @InteriorHistory: Absolutely brilliant you made this widely available in this manner @metmuseum though I'm still the happy owner of a ha… 10 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: Today, Knowlton Court is the seat of the three-day-eventer, William Fox-Pitt and his family, and is also a wedding ven… 10 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: Knowlton Court was made symmetrical again in 1904 by Sir Reginald Blomfield https://t.co/8j5ptrxxhC 10 hours 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