2017 sees the tercentenary of the architect James Paine (1717–1789) and there are plans to mark the occasion. Some of Paine’s buildings are set in landscapes designed by Capability Brown.
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Scampston in North Yorkshire has played a significant role in the Capability Brown Festival and are now poised to take their heritage learning programmes a step further.
The Capability Brown Festival team have spent a little time looking over the news stories for the tercentenary year and have picked out some of our favourites to revisit.
It might not be the first thing that springs to mind when you think of Capability Brown – but did you know that the famous landscape architect lent his name to surprisingly successful 1970s prog rock band?