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By Richard Lea
Danson House 1762-66 is one of the finest surviving villas by the architect Robert Taylor 1714-88. This book tells the story of the house, the estate, its owners, and its restoration by English Heritage between 1995 and 2004 after a long period of neglect.
The National Trust cares for a wealth of houses and historic buildings of all types, ranging from the grand to the quirky to the humble.
By Lucy Worsley
The history of all London's existing royal palaces, together with an overview of every known royal palace in the capital. Featuring over 300 illustrations, this book is a unique and comprehensive record that vividly brings to life the palaces and their colourful occupants.
Cambridgeshire's finest country house, Wimpole Hall is known for the beauty and grandeur of its buildings, gardens and wider designed landscape. This book presents its features, using visual material from the mid-seventeenth to the mid-twentieth centuries and, is an illustration of how Wimpole was at the heart of changing fashions...