The century-old remains of the windowed billiard room an eccentric…

Nineteenth-century company promoter James Whitaker Wright is probably best known as a financial swindler whose corporate house of cards led to a panic in the London stock exchange at the turn of the twentieth century. But one of Wright's legacies is architectural, rather than financial. In 1890, he purchased and began… » 9/09/12 4:00pm 9/09/12 4:00pm