- RT @CastleDrogoNT: Have you seen this ceiling above the main staircase? It's called a rib and coffer ceiling. This architectural feature wa… 1 day ago
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One of the sadly almost inevitable side-effects of urban and industrial growth is the loss of more of our countryside. Sometimes it can be on a smaller scale for residential developments and industrial units but occasionally society’s plans are much … Continue reading
Country houses are often launched on the market to catch either bonus money early in the year or those looking to move before the summer. However, circumstances or owner preference can lead to some interesting houses being given a promotional … Continue reading