Abbotsford byHenry Fox Talbot, 1844. Scott then built additions to the house and made it into a mansion, building into the walls many sculptured stones from ruined castles and abbeys of Scotland. Ground plan of Abbotsford House.
SCARCE ORIGINAL VICTORIAN WISHING YOU A HAPPY NEW YEAR GREETINGS CABINET CARD WITH BOTANICAL DISPLAY (APPEARS TO BE HAND-PAINTED) AND GOLD COLOURED EDGE TO CARD - PROBABLY CIRCA 1890'S. HOWEVER, SHOULD THE ITEM GO MISSING I CAN'T BE HELD ACCOUNTABLE FOR YOUR LOSS.