Blenheim Palace - History
A segment of David Dimbleby How We Built Britain about the Blenheim Palace.
Blenheim Palace - Birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill
Welcome to the Blenheim Palace Video Archive. Please enjoy this short Blenheim Palace Video which captures images and scenes from the Palace in Woodstock Oxf...
Benjamin Bastard
Benjamin Bastard was a British architect during the first half of the 18th century working in the Dorset area of England. A member of a notable family of west country architect-surveyors and masons, h...
Benjamin Bastard - Wikipedia
Paul's walk
Paul's walk in Elizabethan and early Stuart London was the middle aisle of Old St Paul's Cathedral, where people walked up and down in search of the latest news. At the time, St. Paul's was the cent...
Paul's walk - Wikipedia
St Clement Danes
St Clement Danes is an Anglican church in the City of Westminster, London. It is situated outside the Royal Courts of Justice on the Strand. Although the first church on the site was reputedly founded...
St Clement Danes - Wikipedia
St Alfege Church, Greenwich
00°00′34.8″W / 51.480472°N 0.009667°W / 51.480472; -0.009667St Alfege Church is a Church of England place of worship in the town centre of Greenwich in the eponymous London Bo...
St Alfege Church, Greenwich - Wikipedia
St Margaret Lothbury
St. Margaret Lothbury is a Church of England parish church in the City of London; it spans the boundary between Coleman Street Ward and Broad Street Ward. Recorded since the 12th century, the church w...
St Margaret Lothbury - Wikipedia
Clarendon Building
The Clarendon Building is an early 18th-century neoclassical building of the University of Oxford. It is in Broad Street, Oxford, England, next to the Bodleian Library and the Sheldonian Theatre and n...
Clarendon Building - Wikipedia
Cannons (house)
Cannons was a stately home in Little Stanmore, Middlesex, built by James Brydges, 1st Duke of Chandos, between 1713 and 1724 at a cost of £200,000 (equivalent to £27,220,000 today) but which in 174...
Cannons (house) - Wikipedia
Grimsthorpe Castle
Grimsthorpe Castle is a country house in Lincolnshire, England 4 miles (6.4 km) north-west of Bourne on the A151. It lies within a 3,000 acre (12 km²) park of rolling pastures, lakes, and wo...
Grimsthorpe Castle - Wikipedia
St George in the East
St George in the East is an Anglican Church dedicated to Saint George and one of six Hawksmoor churches in London, England. It was built from 1714 to 1729, with funding from the 1711 Act of Parliament...
St George in the East - Wikipedia
Burford Methodist Church
Burford Methodist Church is a baroque building in the High Street of Burford, Oxfordshire. It was built between about 1715 and 1730 as a private house and converted in 1849 to a Wesleyan Chapel. It is...
Burford Methodist Church - Wikipedia
St Paul's Cross
St Paul's Cross (alternative spellings – "Powles Crosse") was a preaching cross and open-air pulpit in the grounds of Old St Paul's Cathedral, City of London.
The first 'folkmoot' (or general asse...
St Paul's Cross - Wikipedia
St Paul's Cathedral
St Paul's Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. It sits at the top of Ludgate Hill, the highest point in the Ci...
St Paul's Cathedral - Wikipedia
St Martin, Ludgate
St Martin, Ludgate, is an Anglican church on Ludgate Hill in the ward of Farringdon, in the City of London. St Martin, Ludgate, also called St Martin within Ludgate, was rebuilt in 1677–84 by Sir Chri...
St Martin, Ludgate - Wikipedia
Aynhoe Park
Aynhoe Park, is a Grade I listed 17th-century country house rebuilt after the English Civil War on the southern edge of the stone-built village of Aynho near Banbury, Oxfordshire. It overlooks the Ch...
Aynhoe Park - Wikipedia
Balancing lake
A balancing lake (also "flood basin") is a term used in the U.K. describing an element of an urban drainage system used to control flooding by temporarily storing flood waters. The term balancing pon...
Balancing lake - Wikipedia
Christ Church, Spitalfields
Christ Church Spitalfields, is an Anglican church built between 1714 and 1729 to a design by Nicholas Hawksmoor. Situated on Commercial Street, in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, on the eastern b...
Christ Church, Spitalfields - Wikipedia
St. George's, Bloomsbury
St George's, Bloomsbury, is a parish church in Bloomsbury, London Borough of Camden, United Kingdom.
The Commissioners for the Fifty New Churches Act of 1711 realised that, due to rapid developmen...
St. George's, Bloomsbury - Wikipedia
Christ Church Greyfriars
Christ Church Greyfriars, also known as Christ Church Newgate Street, was a church in Newgate Street, opposite St Paul's Cathedral in the City of London. Established as a monastic church in the thirte...
Christ Church Greyfriars - Wikipedia
The Queen's College, Oxford
The Queen's College is a constituent college of the University of Oxford, England. The college was founded in 1341 by Robert de Eglesfield (d'Eglesfield) in honour of Queen Philippa of Hainault (wife ...
The Queen's College, Oxford - Wikipedia
List of works by John Vanbrugh
John Vanbrugh created many disparate works, and this is a list of many of the notable ones.Attributed works include:
List of works by John Vanbrugh - Wikipedia
St Benet Paul's Wharf
The Church of St Benet Paul's Wharf is the Welsh Anglican church of the City of London. Since 1556, it has also been the church of the College of Arms in which many officers of arms have been buried. ...
St Benet Paul's Wharf - Wikipedia
Seaton Delaval Hall
Seaton Delaval Hall is a Grade I listed country house in Northumberland, England. It is near the coast just north of Newcastle upon Tyne. Located between Seaton Sluice and Seaton Delaval, it was desig...
Seaton Delaval Hall - Wikipedia
St Michael Queenhithe
St. Michael Queenhithe was a church in the City of London located in what is now Upper Thames Street. First recorded in the 12th century, the church was destroyed during the Great Fire of London in 16...
St Michael Queenhithe - Wikipedia
Chatsworth House
Chatsworth House (/ˈtʃætswɜrθ/) is a stately home in Derbyshire, England. It is in the Derbyshire Dales, about 3.5 miles (5.6 km) north-east of Bakewell and 9 miles (14 km) west of Chesterfi...
Chatsworth House - Wikipedia
St Vedast Foster Lane
Saint Vedast Foster Lane or Saint Vedast-alias-Foster, a church in Foster Lane, in the City of London, is dedicated to St. Vedast (Foster is an Anglicisation of his name), a French saint whose cult ca...
St Vedast Foster Lane - Wikipedia