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Thames and Hudson The English Country House Book

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  • Thames and Hudson The English Country House Book
  • Essential coffee table book for those interested in the English Country House
  • Perfect source of inspiration for those interested in English heritage living traditions and classic interiors
  • Features ten outstanding examples of country houses in England
  • Lived in by the descendants of the original owners
  • Includes properties such as Kentchurch Court, a fortified medieval manor house which has been owned by the Scudamore family for almost 1,000 years
  • Also covers the Strawberry Hill-style Gothic house in Cornwall, the palace of Badminton in Gloucestershire, and Goodwood House, England’s greatest sporting estate
  • The author James Peill, covers the ups and downs of deep rooted dynasties such as the Cracrofts known for their 18th century Hackthorn Hall and the Biddulphs, who constructed Rodmarton
  • Superb selection of photographs featuring gardens, charming interiors, sporting trophies, family memorabilia, and fine art collections
  • James Peill is the curator of Goodwood House in West Sussex, England and also the co-author of The Irish Country House
  • Photography by James Fennell
  • His photographs have appeared in many books and range from candid portraits of Ireland's traditions to capturing the legacy of some of Britain's finest properties
  • Format: Paperback
  • Edition Type: Reduced Format edition
  • Size: 28.0 x 21.2 cm
  • Extent: 224 pp
  • Illustrations: 225
  • Publication Date: 2 February 2017
  • ISBN-139780500293072
  • Language: English
  • Contributors: Julian Fellowes, James Fennell

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