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Jacobean architecture

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Aston Hall - A Jacobean 'Prodigy' House

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AN ELEGANT 1675 GRADE II LISTED LATE-JACOBEAN MANSION Northamptonshire England

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Blickling Hall, Magnificent Jacobean House

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CHASTLETON HOUSE 16th Century Jacobean Architecture. WOLF HALL, HILARY MANTEL'S book was filmed here

The Jacobean style is the second phase of Renaissance architecture in England, following the Elizabethan style. It is named after King James I of England, with whose reign it is associated. At the start of James' reign there was little stylistic break in architecture, as Elizabethan trends continued their development. However his death in 1625 came as a decisive change towards more classical architecture, with Italian influence, was in progress, led by Inigo Jones; the style this began is sometimes called Stuart architecture, or English Baroque.
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