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Chickney, St. Mary the Virgin, 1050-1100

Chickney, St. Mary the Virgin, 1050-1100

Grange Barn is found in Coggeshall, Essex. Part of the National Trust and also used for a venue

Grange Barn is found in Coggeshall, Essex. Part of the National Trust and also used for a venue

Daffodils springing up at Rickling Church, Essex

Daffodils springing up at Rickling Church, Essex

*Winding road through the Cotswold Village of Broadway, Worcestershire, UK (by Andrew Michael)

Winding Road

"We tend to assume that architecture changed from Anglo-Saxon to Norman the instant King Harold was killed at Hastings, but...transition had already started under Edward the Confessor and would not be complete until decades after the Conquest...While the conquerers imposed the new style, much of the actual work was done by Saxon masons...The period has become known as the Saxo-Norman overlap, and you can see the results perfectly at Selhams lovely little church. (via sussexchurchez blogspot)

"We tend to assume that architecture changed from Anglo-Saxon to Norman the instant King Harold was killed at Hastings, but...transition had already started under Edward the Confessor and would not be complete until decades after the Conquest...While the conquerers imposed the new style, much of the actual work was done by Saxon masons...The period has become known as the Saxo-Norman overlap, and you can see the results perfectly at Selhams lovely little church. (via sussexchurchez blogspot)

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