- I'm sure I saw a tweet (@GeorgianGroup? @SoaneMuseum?) earlier about a project to digitally recreate a late John So… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 10 hours ago
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- Monday/Tuesday this week Two days Two new (to me) country houses: @NTCalkeAbbey and @StandenNT Two very differe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 12 hours ago
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Moated houses are an architectural short cut to a more functional time when where a family lived had to be defensible and not simply a place of relaxation. Today, of course, we admire them for their ancient charm, the weathered … Continue reading
Run-down or derelict country houses are often an enticing prospect for a developer, especially where the house still retains some land, on which they can propose ‘enabling development’. In theory this is the correct use of this exemption but frequently … Continue reading