Arts and Crafts Houses in Surrey a talk by Dr Anne Anderson

Mole Valley Arts Alive Festival 2021 7.15 to 8.45 (BST) Thursday Oct 14, 2021 zoom talk Leatherhead Community Association Arts and Crafts Houses in Surrey by Dr Anne AndersonThe railways tempted the nouveau-riche to migrate to Surrey. Who influenced the style of the houses they built and where can they be seen? For the newContinue reading “Arts and Crafts Houses in Surrey a talk by Dr Anne Anderson”

Anne’s Pocket Guide to…the Arts and Crafts in the Cotswolds

Chipping Campden: Ashbee’s Guild of Handicrafts Considering their up-market status today, it’s hard to believe that at the close of the 19th century the Cotswolds were ‘depressed’. The agricultural recession of the 1880s, leading to falling land rents, resulted in a rural decline.  When Charles Robert Ashbee (1863-1942) was seeking the perfect place to relocateContinue reading “Anne’s Pocket Guide to…the Arts and Crafts in the Cotswolds”