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Robert Adam still going strong

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]

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Times Blog ponders ‘Who invented the “stately home”?’

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

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Lutyen’s Salutation in Sandwich Restored

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

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