colin_awg colin_awg

5,312 posts   23,161 followers   826 followings

colin gray  Purveyor of old buildings, beard enthusiast, accomplished cook, interior designer, stylist, dealer of period furniture & textiles

Amazing that this ancient property has survived all these centuries in Cirencester, Gloucestershire- now used as an antique shop specialising in English country furniture #16thcenturyarchitecture #periodproperty #townhouse #antiqueshop #antiqueenglishfurniture #cotswolds #summerday #outandabout #simplepleasures

This exceptionally fine wool merchants house in Cirencester, Gloucestershire is in a narrow street & not the easiest to get a good shot of! This is a portion of the front elevation- it’s bin day in Cirencester! #17thcenturyarchitecture #cotswoldstone #woolmerchantshouse #townhouse #cotswolds #outandabout #simplepleasures

Exceptionally fine 17th century wool merchants house in Cirencester, Gloucestershire #woolmerchantshouse #woolmerchant #17thcenturyarchitecture #cotswoldstone #cotswolds #outandabout #businessandpleasure

This absolutely charming early 18th century Counting House is attached the wool merchants house known as Woolgathers in Coxwell St, Cirencester, Gloucestershire #woolmerchant #woolmerchantshouse #cotswolds #17thcenturyarchitecture #18thcenturyarchitecture

This is the entrance to Woolgathers in Coxwell St, Cirencester- originally it was a wool merchants house. Difficult to get a good shot & the road is blighted by cars. The garden of this was designed & laid out by the talented Bannerman’s #woolmerchantshouse #cotswolds #townhouse #cotswoldstone #gardendesign #bannermandesign #summermorning #outandabout #businessandpleasure

A riot of colourful container planting in Cecily Hill, Cirencester, Gloucestershire #outandabout #businessandpleasure #cotswolds #summermorning #containergardening #beddingplants #colourfulplants

Quintessential picturesque English thatched house in Whitelackington, Somerset #thatchedcottage #thatcher #artisancraft #countrylife #picturesque #exploringnewplaces #simplepleasures #headinghome #itsbeenalongday

Dillington Park Lodge, Whitelackington, Somerset is certainly an attractive eye catching property, such a shame it’s blighted by a busy road #periodproperty #hamstone #thatchedroof #17thcenturyarchitecture #18thcenturyarchitecture #exploringnewplaces #simplepleasures #headinghome

The charming projecting two storey porch of Dillington Park Lodge, Whitelackington, Somerset #17thcenturyarchitecture #18thcenturyarchitecture #hamstone #thatchedroof #periodproperty #exploringnewplaces #simplepleasures #onroutehome

This interesting property is known as Dillington Park Lodge, Whitelackington, Somerset- dates from the 17th century, but mostly 18th century & built of Ham stone cut and squared, ashler dressings under a thatched roof with octagonal chimney stacks- pity this property is blighted by a busy road #17thcenturyarchitecture #18thcenturyarchitecture #thatchedroof #hamstone #exploringnewplaces #simplepleasures #onroutehome

Whitelackington Manor, Somerset dates from the 17th century & slightly altered over the years- interesting first floor Georgian gothic window #englishmanorhouse #17thcenturyarchitecture #georgiangothicwindow #countryhouselife #exploringnewplaces #simplepleasures #onroutehome

Most Popular Instagram Hashtags