Lost Country Houses of Kent
  • Author : Martin Easdown
  • Release Date : 15 August 2017
  • Publisher : Amberley Publishing Limited
  • Genre : History
  • Pages : 96
  • ISBN 13 : 9781445674353

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The first book to feature the lost country houses of the ‘Garden of England’.

Lost Country Houses of Kent

Lost Country Houses of Kent

Author : Martin Easdown
Publisher : Amberley Publishing Limited
Genre : History
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The first book to feature the lost country houses of the ‘Garden of England’....

Lost Country Houses of Kent

Lost Country Houses of Kent

Author : Martin Easdown
Publisher : Unknown
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The first book to feature the lost country houses of the 'Garden of England'....

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Lost Country Houses of Suffolk

Author : William Morys Roberts
Publisher : Boydell Press
Genre : History
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Lavishly illustrated account of forty magnificent country houses, destroyed in the last century....

England s Lost Houses

England s Lost Houses

Author : Giles Worsley
Publisher : White Lion Publishing
Genre : Architecture
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Of all the photographs in Country Life magazine's extensive archive, none are more poignant or intriguing than the images of houses that have been lost. In many cases, these pictures are also the only surviving records of important houses and interiors that were destroyed. For the first time, these images ...

The East India Company at Home  1757 1857

The East India Company at Home 1757 1857

Author : Margot Finn,Kate Smith
Publisher : UCL Press
Genre : History
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The East India Company at Home, 1757–1857 explores how empire in Asia shaped British country houses, their interiors and the lives of their residents. It includes chapters from researchers based in a wide range of settings such as archives and libraries, museums, heritage organisations, the community of family historians and universities. ...

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Author : Hannah Armstrong
Publisher : Liverpool University Press
Genre : Architecture
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In c.1713, Sir Richard Child, heir to a mercantile fortune, commissioned Colen Campbell, to build Wanstead House, ‘one of the noblest houses, not only in England, but in Europe’. Campbell’s innovative classical façade was widely influential and sowed the seeds for English Palladianism. Its opulent interior by William ...

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The Last Castle

Author : Denise Kiernan
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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A New York Times bestseller with an "engaging narrative and array of detail” (The Wall Street Journal), the “intimate and sweeping” (Raleigh News & Observer) untold, true story behind the Biltmore Estate—the largest, grandest private residence in North America, which has seen more than 120 years of history pass by its ...

English Country Houses and Landed Estates

English Country Houses and Landed Estates

Author : Heather Clemenson
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : History
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Originally published in 1982, and based on extensive research in estates’ archives, this book outlines the changing fate of the 500 largest estates in England over the centuries. It examines estates in their heyday and looks at their changing role as they declined in the twentieth century, showing how some estates have ...