Houghton Hall's Common Parlour

More than 70 great paintings return to home of Britain's first prime minister

The Common Parlour at Houghton Hall. The majority of the paintings are from the Walpole collection in the Hermitage Collection, St Petersburg.

Houghton Hall. The White Drawing Room.

Houghton Hall - The White Drawing Room The residence of Great Britain’s first Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole with magnificent interiors designed by William Kent in the early Century.

Once the paintings in Houghton Hall’s Saloon have all been rehung in their original places, the room’s William Kent-designed 18th-century se...

The Art of Houghton Hall Comes Home

53 Once the paintings in Houghton Hall’s Saloon have all been rehung in their original places, the room’s William Kent-designed set of furniture, upholstered in the same cut-wool velvet as the walls, will be returned as well.

Houghton Hall, the Norfolk home of the Marquess of Cholmondeley, was built to house Britain's first prime minister Sir Robert Walpole and his art collection

14 Houghton Hall, Saloon, William Kent,the Norfolk home of the Marquess of Cholmondeley, was built to house Britain's first prime minister Sir Robert Walpole and his art collection

Houghton Hall....  Built in the 1720s by Sir Robert Walpole, our de facto first Prime Minister, Houghton is one of England’s finest Palladian houses.  To realize his dream for a truly magnificent house that would justly reflect his considerable power and status, Walpole employed the architects James Gibbs and Colen Campbell to draw up plans for the house whilst William Kent took charge of the interiors.  No expense was spared and each room was lavishly decorated using the finest craftsmen of…

The White Drawing Room at Houghton Hall in Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England. The room is covered in white silk.

the style saloniste: Fabulous New Art and Decorative Arts Exhibit Opens in October in San Francisco

Fabulous New Art and Decorative Arts Exhibit Opens in October in San Francisco

The dramatic ‘Houghton Hall: Portrait of an English Country House’ opens at the California Palace of the Legion of Honor October This .

Houghton Revisited: The Walpole Masterpieces from Catherine the Great's Hermitage: Larissa Dukelskaya, John Harris, Andrew Moore, Thierry Mo...

Houghton Revisited: The Walpole Masterpieces from Catherine the Great's Hermitage: Larissa Dukelskaya, John Harris, Andrew Moore, Thierry Mo.

The Lady In Tweed

Houghton Revisited: The Walpole Masterpieces from Catherine the Great's Hermitage: Larissa Dukelskaya, John Harris, Andrew Moore, Thierry Mo.

The stately home that Prince Charles brought back to life

Dumfries House restoration in pictures

Houghton Hall. The White Drawing Room. Norfolk, England, UK.

Eye For Design: Houghton Hall.Take A Tour Of One Of England’s Grandest Estate Homes

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William Kent took charge of the interiors at Houghton Hall in Norfolk. No expense was spared and each room was lavishly decorated using the finest craftsmen of the time.

Holkham Hall, Norfolk, Angleterre, England

Great British Houses: Holkham Hall – A Stunning Palladian House With a Huge Art Collection in Norfolk

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