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Hothorpe Hall, 1900-1910 (original) (Ref:M.H32.1995.17.0)

This image is a copy photograph of a postcard showing Hothorpe Hall in the early 1900s. The Hall, a Georgian Manor, had been built a century earlier around 1800 by John Cook. The Hall boasts fine views all around and, like many houses of its era, the outlook was key to choosing its position when built. It remained with the Cook family until 1881 when it was sold to Sir Humphrey de Trafford. He und…