[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="225"] Walpole liked to think of his villa as a castle[/caption]    This week I visited Horace Walpole’s infamous gothic villa in Strawberry Hill and was quite unprepared for what I found. Not exactly Georgian interior design but well worth it! Not generally a fan...

  I visited the Goring Hotel www.thegoring.com  last week. I wasn’t there for the Edwardian architecture but for the Gainsborough Silk walls in the aptly named Silk Rooms. [caption id="attachment_25" align="alignnone" width="264"] Regency Wall Mirror reflects silk room at The Goring[/caption] That visit inspired me to begin this blog...