Georgian - Rooted in classical architecture this style is common in the eastern US. Note the formal fenestration and its proportions along with the placement of the dormered attic windows. Prominent brick chimneys contribute significantly to the definition of its character.
Kelmarsh Hall, Northamptonshire - Built for the Hanbury family in the 1730s by virtuoso architect, James Gibbs & builder, Francis Smith of Warwick. One other arbiter of fashion to leave her mark on the Hall was society decorator Nancy Lancaster. Drawn by the house’s fine bone structure, her taste for combining comfort with formality set the trend for the 20th Century’s Country House look. Her spirit pervades the house today in the delicate terracotta colouring of the Great Hall