great barr hall | lunar eclipse

So in 1777 Joseph Scott was tired of the old ancestral pile and decided that a major make-over was required. He exercised his well known taste and ingenuity upon the old fabric, giving it the pleasing monastic appearance it now exhibits which suggested a radical reshaping of the Netherhouse original, and not a demolition and rebuild from scratch.

Figure #7: Great Barr Hall | Exteriors