Vintage Linen
March 14, 2012 – 6:27 am | 7,866 Comments

Most Victorian houses were built with a linen closet, well arranged to show the piles of sheets, pillowcases, and towels, as well as the table linen, each and all with a sachet bag of sweet lavender.

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Charles Dickens at 200
September 16, 2011 – 5:10 pm | 1,947 Comments
Charles Dickens at 200

Charles Dickens was Britain’s first true literary superstar.

150th Anniversary of the Death of Prince Albert
September 15, 2011 – 9:48 am | 3,138 Comments
150th Anniversary of the Death of Prince Albert

Prince Consort of the British Queen Victoria, was one of the most outstanding men of the nineteenth century.

Edwardian-Era Motor Gathering
September 14, 2011 – 3:03 am | Comments Off
Edwardian-Era Motor Gathering

Rare vintage autos evoke romance, adventure of early days of motoring.

Rescuing a Castle – A Magnificent Restoration
September 13, 2011 – 3:24 am | 6,042 Comments
Rescuing a Castle – A Magnificent Restoration

The scale of the restoration from the basic fabric of the house to the purchasing of appropriate historic contents has transformed the Castle to its former glory.