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Frames, facades, finials and flourishes: the buildings blog


I have a window fetish. There, I’ve said it. Mullions or muntins* of different widths make my hair stand on end; clean lines bestow calm and order to even the most carelessly designed building, and can be a joy to behold. … Continue reading

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A tale of clever women and country cottages.


The charms of a weekend in the country have largely eluded me over thirty years as a Londoner, mainly because I feel safe in these smokey streets. So when invitations to go there began to arrive, I thought long and … Continue reading

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