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Aberdeen (Aiberdeen,; Obar Dheathain; Aberdonia) is Scotland's third most populous city, one of Scotland's 32 local government council areas and the United Kingdom's 37th most populous built-up area, with an official population estimate of 196,670 for the city of Aberdeen and for the local authority area.
Sir Alexander James Beresford Beresford Hope PC (25 January 1820 – 20 October 1887), known as Alexander Hope until 1854 (and also known as A. J. B. Hope until 1854 and as A. J. B. Beresford Hope from 1854 onwards), was a British author and Conservative politician.
An architect is a person who plans, designs, and reviews the construction of buildings.
The Architectural Association School of Architecture in London, commonly referred to as the AA, is the oldest independent school of architecture in the UK and one of the most prestigious and competitive in the world.
Ascot is a small town in East Berkshire, England, south of Windsor, east of Bracknell and west of London.
Berkshire (abbreviated Berks, in the 17th century sometimes spelled Barkeshire as it is pronounced) is a county in south east England, west of London and is one of the home counties.
Berlin is the capital and the largest city of Germany, as well as one of its 16 constituent states.
Blenheim Palace (pronounced) is a monumental English country house situated in the civil parish of Blenheim near Woodstock, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom.
Building is one of the United Kingdom’s oldest business-to-business magazines, launched as The Builder in 1843 by Joseph Aloysius Hansom – architect of Birmingham Town Hall and designer of the Hansom Cab.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
The City of London is a city and county that contains the historic centre and the primary central business district (CBD) of London.
The City of Westminster is an Inner London borough which also holds city status.
The Dictionary of National Biography (DNB) is a standard work of reference on notable figures from British history, published from 1885.
Editing is the process of selecting and preparing written, visual, audible, and film media used to convey information.
An English country house is a large house or mansion in the English countryside.
Forest Gate is a residential district in East London, England, in the London Borough of Newham.
Gothic Revival (also referred to as Victorian Gothic or neo-Gothic) is an architectural movement that began in the late 1740s in England.
Greathed Manor, Dormansland, Surrey, is a Victorian country house.
Harmondsworth is a village in the London Borough of Hillingdon with a short border to the south onto London Heathrow Airport.
The Hog's Back is a part of the North Downs in Surrey, England, that lies between Farnham in the west and Guildford in the east.
James Fergusson FRS (22 January 1808 – 9 January 1886) was a Scottish architectural historian, mainly remembered for his interest in Indian historical architecture and antiquities.
John Ruskin (8 February 1819 – 20 January 1900) was the leading English art critic of the Victorian era, as well as an art patron, draughtsman, watercolourist, a prominent social thinker and philanthropist.
John Walter (8 October 1818 – 3 November 1894) was an English newspaper publisher and Liberal politician who sat in the House of Commons variously between 1847 and 1885.
Kent is a county in South East England and one of the home counties.
King's College London (informally King's or KCL) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom, and a founding constituent college of the federal University of London.
Lingfield is a village, civil parish and post town in the Tandridge district of Surrey, England.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
A mansion is a large dwelling house.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
Sir Nikolaus Bernhard Leon Pevsner (30 January 1902 – 18 August 1983) was a German, later British scholar of the history of art, and especially that of architecture.
A parish is a church territorial entity constituting a division within a diocese.
Penguin Books is a British publishing house.
The Pevsner Architectural Guides are a series of guide books to the architecture of Great Britain and Ireland.
In anthropology, pygmy peoples are ethnic groups whose average height is unusually short.
Reddam House Berkshire is a co-educational, independent school in Wokingham, in the English county of Berkshire.
The Reichstag (Reichstagsgebäude; officially: Deutscher Bundestag - Plenarbereich Reichstagsgebäude) is a historic edifice in Berlin, Germany, constructed to house the Imperial Diet (German: Reichstag) of the German Empire.
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) is a professional body for architects primarily in the United Kingdom, but also internationally, founded for the advancement of architecture under its charter granted in 1837 and Supplemental Charter granted in 1971.
St James's is a central district in the City of Westminster, London, forming part of the West End.
The Times is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England.
A villa was originally an ancient Roman upper-class country house.
Westerham is a town and civil parish in Kent, England, west of Sevenoaks.
Wokingham is an historic market town in Berkshire, England, west of London, southeast of Reading, north of Camberley and west of Bracknell.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.