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Home Sweet Home

It was free open house day on Saturday, May 19th at the Trustees Historic Homes and Gardens. These are historic sites that generally charge admission during their open season, a few of which are open, free to the public a few times a year. 46 more words

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The Cat Who Lived in the Museum

You are here –> 1960s-1970s

It was a distinctly different time at Ashland, The Henry Clay Estate, historic house museum…

One highlight of visiting Ashland in the 1960s and ’70s was Gypsy the cat. 223 more words

Ashland

Del Wedxit, otra boda real británica, y más desencantos y desafecciones

Unas pocas tonterías, y el desmierde está servido; es que unas pocas tonterías suman mucho. Al Rajoy las sandeces avisadas del Torrás, Muy Honorable y Nuevo Lehendakari de Catatonia, República de los Castellets, no le parecen graves, y no cree necesario, por ahora, tomar medidas inmediatas; en cambio al Rivera, líder de  247 more words

THE HOMES OF FAMOUS WRITERS TELL YOU A LOT ABOUT THEIR PERSONALITIES

Norman Mailer’s former house in Brooklyn Heights is on the market right now, for $2.5 million and, like the homes of many famous writers, the place is a weirdly accurate reflection of Mailer’s personality.   662 more words

FRANKLIN SCHNEIDER

House Tour - Mansion on the Lake

Today’s house tour, unfortunately is not of my own, but a girl can dream right? This past weekend we were able to get a rare look inside a 1910 treasure. 456 more words

Home Design

HEATHERDEN HALL

Pinewood outrivals Hollywood. A home where history was made 


Once there was a big country house that stood in 92-acres of beautiful parkland. However, in October 1936, … 1,362 more words

Country House

Bolling Hall, Bradford

Journey back in time to an age before museum cliches. Bolling Hall (yes Bolling not Boiling or Bowling) is less than stately home, a minor mansion; preserved and restored in specific time periods. 849 more words