Middleton Hall Case Study

Middleton Hall Case Study

Middleton Hall, Carmarthenshire by Lowri Ann Rees (Bangor University)   Towards the end of the 18th century (c.1789), the Middleton Hall estate in the parish…

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Aberglasney Case Study

Aberglasney Case Study

Aberglasney, Carmarthenshire by Lowri Ann Rees (Bangor University) With a history dating back to the 13thcentury, the Aberglasney estate in the parish of Llangathen in…

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‘Chinese’ Staircases Case Study: Bibliography

‘Chinese’ Staircases Case Study: Bibliography

Bibliography Ayres, J. Domestic Interiors: The British Tradition 1500 – 1850 (New Haven, Connecticut; London: Yale University Press, 2003) Barnwell, R. and Suggett, R. Y…

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‘Chinese’ Staircase Case Study: Conclusion

‘Chinese’ Staircase Case Study: Conclusion

Conclusion: The East India Company and ‘Chinese’ Staircases Each of the unique staircases examined in this case study appears in a wealthy household in north-west…

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‘Chinese’ Staircase Case Study: The ‘China Craze’

‘Chinese’ Staircase Case Study: The ‘China Craze’

The ‘China Craze’ From the start of this case study the staircases under consideration have been identified as having a ‘Chinese’ or ‘Chinese Chippendale’ design….

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‘Chinese’ Staircases Case Study: A Local Style

‘Chinese’ Staircases Case Study: A Local Style

A Local Style If we accept the observations and conclusions of the Royal Commission’s field investigators then all three of these staircases were installed in…

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‘Chinese’ Staircases Case Study: Three Examples

‘Chinese’ Staircases Case Study: Three Examples

Three Examples This section of the case study focuses on three ‘Chinese’ staircases in north-west Wales: Tan-yr-Allt in Bangor, Caernarvonshire; Bishopsgate House in Beaumaris, Anglesey;…

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‘Chinese’ Staircases in North-West Wales Case Study

‘Chinese’ Staircases in North-West Wales Case Study

  Partly After the Chinese Manner: ‘Chinese’ Staircases in North-West Wales By Rachael Barnwell  This case study begins with an unexpected discovery. In 2011, I…

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