- 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: November 2013
When newspaper stories appear with headlines such as ‘One of Britain’s ‘finest’ mansions for sale with guide price of £250,000‘, it guarantees that many will immediately start dreaming of exchanging their current home for the life of a country squire. … Continue reading
Advancement in Elizabethan society depended largely on being noticed by the Queen. In an age where the monarch wielded enormous powers of patronage and with so many others jostling for her attention, your house and the hospitality you could provide … Continue reading