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Winter at Castle Howard

As much as I wanted to visit Castle Howard at Christmas, I sadly didn’t get a chance to visit before I went home for the holidays. 1,009 more words


Limehouse, London - St Anne's

We visited this church on a gloomy day 28th December 2011. It is a handsome Nicholas Hawksmoor church.

As usual with London churches, it is surrounded by buildings, old and new, with building works going on all around. 12 more words


Nairn's Deptford: Surrealist Sandwich

Ian Nairn was a passionate and popular architectural critic from the ‘50s to the ‘70s. He championed urban oddness, quirkiness and surprise against the town-planning blandness which he dubbed ‘subtopia’. 1,216 more words

Ian Nairn

St Vedas-alias-Foster

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Christopher Wren