Regency Reader Questions: The Withdrawing Rooms

Ground plans of two manor homes circa Regency

  In a follow up from my post/questions about bathroom habits of Regency people, and expanding on an earlier post about cloak rooms and withdrawing rooms, on offer today is a detailed look at withdrawing … Continue

Regency Reader Questions: Cloak Rooms, Retiring Rooms and the Necessary

Rolinda Sharpes, The Cloakroom (Clifton  Assembly Rooms), 1817 Sources used in the last post on Regency chaperones prompted another question about cloakrooms. Because my sources for that post were largely Victorian, I went on the … Continue