Blencowe Hall, located in Cumbria, England. A century manor whose towers were left to decay for over 300 years. The large gash in the masonry wall of the south tower is believed to be the result of an attack during the English Civil War.
Penamacor_HOUSEImages SPEAK about rebuilding a house in Penamacor, a small village in Serra da Estrela.Facade of the existing house was retain and a new floor was created. Wood-lined manages to convey a sense of rurality to the building.
On the tiny island of Coll with just two hundred residents off the coast of Scotland sits a modest masterwork of modern renovation – a brand new home slotted delicately inside the (reinforced) crumbling stone ruins of an ancient local manor.