great english houses

little moreton hall ▴ congleton, cheshire, england

the earliest parts of the house were constructed around 1508, with more additions until 1610. it remained in the possession of the moreton family for almost 450 years.

University Update!

So I know many of you are aware that over the past six months I’ve been studying really hard for my A-Levels, and yesterday was results day! 

I’m so happy to let you all know that I have been accepted by the University of Manchester to study English Literature and Drama in September! I’ve been assigned into an all girls accomodation hall with it’s own on site library and am beyond excited! for those of you interested I received AAB - A in English Literature, A in Media Studies and B in Government & Politics! 

I can’t express to you guys enough how grateful I am for all of your supportive messages that were sent to me during revision period and for your patience!

Megan <3

fairlie lodge ▴ shackleford, surrey, england

owner john elton moved to the newly built modest bungalow called fairlie lodge in about 1965 where he lived with his housekeeper. he frequently had “ferocious rows over the fence” with his neighbour, lord carver of the old rectory, which resulted in the planting of a now “huge leylandii hedge” which today separates the two properties. following elton’s death in 1980, the bungalow was sold, and it was noted at the time that the bungalow was somewhat bizarre in having ugly hardboard doors throughout and internal cedar cladding, but furnished with amazing antiques (louis xv table, chairs and sideboards and 6-8 huge oil portraits of the family past and present). the furniture was removed by his family, but the housekeeper was left behind; “she didn’t know where to go and sat in her bedroom with the removal men working around her”.

anonymous asked:

Is Sandy's and kit's house from the gallery or is it a tray file and if it is an tray file can you share it with is (ps. I don't mind if you build it or if it's personal for you if it is just don't do it)(ps. Sorry for mine bad English it isn't my first language)XOXOXO

Hi there! Don’t worry your English is great! xoxo

[house]

When my great-grandfather died my great-grandmother leaped into the coffin and grabbed him by the lapels and wailed in Italian, “Franco, take me with you!” Which is both heart breaking and hilarious to me. 

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