Currently Browsing: July 2018

Things we saw and loved in Chester

Such a handsome city!

Architectural details we loved in Chester Cathedral

Liverpool waterfront architecture

A Victorian estate walk

Around Eccleston on the Eaton Park estate nr Chester. Mostly constructed 1860 to 1900

The Swedish House – a UTT newbuild by the sea

This sorry pile of blocks has been sitting on a beautiful piece of land overlooking the Atlantic for a decade…one of the many projects that froze as the ‘Celtic Tiger’ collapsed in Ireland around 2007. The house was never completed, but eventually the developers who owned it sold it on, and now we hope to […]

an island of traditional cottages

we took a boat over to Gola island in Donegal to see how the vernacular cottages were faring – we go every year to check on them 🙂