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A Short History of the Gardens at Hilles House

The Blow family have lived at Hilles since it was built, exactly 100 years ago. It was designed by the present occupant’s grandfather and namesake, the architect Detmar Jellings Blow (1867-1939), a friend and disciple of John Ruskin, Edward Burne-Jones and William Morris. Through these influences the young architect absorbed and embraced the principles of […]

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