EBONY EX­CEL­LENCE

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The ebony bed­room re­mains the same way it looked in 1891. The trel­lis wall­pa­per, made by Hamil­ton We­ston, is the re­cre­ation of a 19th cen­tury de­sign that once hung in this room. The Brus­sels-weave car­pet is also a replica of a 19th cen­tury car­pet. The paint­ings of Ro­man ru­ins are Ital­ian and date to 1756. The Lan­caster state bed is from the Fonthill Abbey sale in Septem­ber 1823.

The ebony bed­room con­tains a bed came from the Fonthill Abbey sale in 1823, while the ta­ble and wash stand were spe­cially made in the 1830s to com­ple­ment the bed.

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