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Ightham Mote - who wouldn't want to live here? #aztochallenge

Ightham Mote (pronounced item moat) is one of my favourite houses. When I lived in Kent, I used to live not far away and relished a visit. 783 more words


Haddon in a hurry #atozchallenge

A quick post about Haddon Hall in Derbyshire.

Built in 1200s as a fortified Medieval manor and then lived in as a home until early 1600s when it was left dormant for 200 years. 404 more words


The tale of two Medieval houses #atozchallenge

Some houses change over time, others don’t. Before the days of listed buildings (protection orders on historical buildings), owners simply added, removed and did what they pleased to keep the exterior and interior of their home functional and maintained. 561 more words