A Devon House: The Story of Poltimore
"A Devon House relates the story of Poltimore House through the people and events which have coloured its existence over the past 100 years. It is written for all those who knew the house and estate, those who have visited it, and those interested in the regeneration of historic buildings."--BOOK JACKET.Title Summary field provided by Blackwell North America, Inc. All Rights Reserved
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18th century 20th century 2nd Baron Poltimore Acland acres Alan Payne Amyas Bampfylde arboretum Bampfylde family Bampfylde House Bampfylde's Baron Poltimore became boys Broadclyst CCANW ceiling centre chimneypiece church Columb John Coplestone Warwick Bampfylde decoration Devon District Council Dover College East Devon District Edmund Prideaux English Heritage entrance Fairfax former pupils Friends of Poltimore gabled George Warwick Bampfylde girls grounds hall Hartland Abbey Huxham John Bampfylde Killerton Lady Poltimore lawns lime avenue lived at Poltimore London Lord Poltimore mansion North Devon North Molton owner ownership painted parish Photograph Dick Brownridge Pinhoe plasterwork Poltimore College Poltimore estate Poltimore House Trust Poltimore village Poltimore's portrait RAF Exeter Red Drawing Room Restoration Richard Bampfylde Royalist Saloon side Simpson & Brown Sir Coplestone Bampfylde Sir John Berkeley Skipton Building Society Somerset south front South West stable yard staff staircase Thomas took trees Tudor house wing woodlands