Case Studies

Houses: Aske Hall, Downie Park, Englefield House, Osterley Park and House, Shugborough Estate, Swallowfield Park, Valentines Mansion, Warfield Park, Carnousie, Montreal Park

Objects: The Indian Seal of Sir Francis Sykes, The attar casket of Tipu Sultan, ‘Chinese’ staircases in north-west Wales, Caned furniture

Families: Amherst, Anson, Benyon, Child, Dundas, Fowke, Raymond, Rattray, Russell, Walsh, Duff

Montreal House

The Montreal Park Case Study features the Amherst family.

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Caned Furniture Case Study – written by project associate Brian Crossley

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‘Chinese’ staircases in north-west Wales, written by project associate Rachael Barnwell.

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General Patrick Duff of Carnousie, Banffshire, written by Project Associate Alistair Mutch.

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Osterley Park and House, Middlesex – Home to the Child family

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William Rattray of Downie Park

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The attar casket of Tipu Sultan

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The Indian Seal of Sir Francis Sykes of Basildon Park

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Aske Hall, Yorkshire – Home of Lawrence Dundas and family

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Englefield House, Berkshire – Home to the Benyon family

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Warfield Park, Berkshire – Home to the Walsh, Fowke and Benn Walsh families

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Shugborough Estate, Staffordshire – Seat of the Earl of Lichfield

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Swallowfield Park, Berkshire – Home to the Russell family

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