A fresh look at the seminal moment when architecture rediscovered its traditional roots in rural England. Over six lectures, William Morris's utopian ideas are followed to the Garden City Movement and beyond.
Come to this weekend course to understand what the Picturesque garden was, how it was reflected in garden design, and how both the idea and the gardens were appreciated in their time and subsequently. A site visit will be included.
This day school is linked to an exciting project, the House of Wessex, which is reconstructing in situ an Anglo-Saxon hall-building recently excavated at Long Wittenham near Oxford.