Tag Archives: Robert Adam

Warwickshire – Compton Verney

1768 – 1770s Compton Verney CV35 9HZ Compton Verney has like many a Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown landscape seen much change, yet surprisingly, it remains visually quite intact. The mansion sits in a shallow valley setting just below the B4455 Roman Fosse Way, … Continue reading

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Essex – Audley End

1763 – c1767 Saffron Walden CB11 4JF Google Map – click here Research for this Capability Brown landscape has made fascinating reading. Another Robert Adam, Lancelot Brown blend and another. masterpiece it would seem. However, it soon became apparent that … Continue reading

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Northumberland – Alnwick Castle

1760s Just off the A1 at Alnwick, Northumberland. Location – Google Map This landscape is the third added to my list of Capability Brown landscapes, and was a good sized commission for Brown. Alnwick Castle and the associated Alnwick Garden  are major … Continue reading

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