- RT @PitchfordEstate: Pitchford Hall from the North Lawn on a wonderfully sunny #Shropshire weekend @Historic_Houses #virtualguidedtour http… 8 hours ago
- RT @NicholasKingsle: My #countryhousepic today shows Impington Hall #Cambridgeshire, a house with Tudor origins, remodelled c.1725 and agai… 8 hours ago
- RT @PGaches: We have made and fitted over 2000 separate pieces of enrichment to the new cornice in the Library at Apethorpe Palace so far.… 13 hours ago
Support The Country SeatIf you enjoy the articles, please support the blog by buying books - recommendations in The Library. Thanks!
Category Archives: Uncategorized
The acclaimed country house firm Robert Adam Architects has won an award for designing new classical houses. More details: ‘Country house architect wins award‘ [Country Life]
A Twitter post from @Archispeak asking “Who coined the term “stately home” and when?” prompts the Times to delves into it’s archives to try and find an answer. The earliest mention in their archives is from February 1847 in a … Continue reading
Following a decade of neglect and after facing 17 separate attempts to either ruin the setting through development or simply demolish the house, the gardens of The Salutation in Sandwich have finally been opened to the public following extensive restoration. … Continue reading