Houses Piles & Palaces

“If you want a golden rule that will fit everything, this is it: Have nothing in your houses that you do not know to be useful or believe to be beautiful.” - William Morris

Aston Hall

 

Trinity Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 6JD.

 

Aston Hall and Park. One of the last great houses to be built in the spectacular Jacobean style, Aston Hall is Birmingham's very own country mansion.

Erasmus Darwin House

 

Beacon Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, England , WS13 7AD.

 

The home of Erasmus Darwin, one of the greatest polymaths of the 18th century and grandfather of Charles Darwin.

The Guildhall at Much Wenlock

 

Much Wenlock, Shropshire, England.

Grid Ref: SO623997

 

For nearly four and a half centuries 'The Guildhall' was the administrative and judicial centre of the Borough of Wenlock.

Shugborough Hall

 

Great Hayward, Staffordshire, England.

 

Situated in a river valley in the heart of Staffordshire, Shugborough’s location is decidedly magical.

Soho House

 

Soho Avenue, Handsworth, Birmingham, B18 5LB.

Grid Ref: SP053891

 

Soho House is the elegant former home of the industrialist and entrepreneur Matthew Boulton from 1766 to 1809.