- RT @LostHeritage: NEW images: Wiganthorpe Hall, Yorkshire, demolished 1955 as surplus to requirements. Sales show decline: £110K w/4k acres… 1 day ago
- RT @LostHeritage: NEW image: Trentham Hall, Staffordshire, demolished 1912, due to pollution from the growing urban area. Photo shows the c… 1 day ago
- RT @LostHeritage: NEW image: Hallingbury Place, Essex, demolished 1926. One of the great county houses, enlarged by Houblon family in 1730,… 1 day ago
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Monthly Archives: June 2014
Where is the centre of a country house? For some it may be a favoured study or library, or a sunlit parlour facing the gardens. Yet, from the time of the earliest large residential buildings, the great hall has often enjoyed … Continue reading
It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a billionaire in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a country house. Or so it used to be. The annual Sunday Times Rich List (£) is always a fascinating insight into the upper … Continue reading