Massive Silver Cistern by Ralph Leake late 1600s This wine cistern is a fine example of the influence of immigrant French silversmiths on the silver trade in England. The sculptural lion mask handles and the applied strapwork panels decorated with foliage were all Huguenot innovations. Many of the refugee craftsmen settled in the Soho and Covent Garden area of London where Ralph Leeke lived and worked ,
Take it inside. Who says grilling has to be done entirely outside? At first glance you might think this is a typical home kitchen. But in fact it’s a screened-in porch with a 36-inch built-in grill, concrete counters, a full-size refrigerator, a dishwasher and even an ice maker.