212 Columbia Heights Brooklyn, Brooklyn Heights: Harbor views from every floor of this Brooklyn Heights grand masterpiece. This 25 foot wide, five story Italianate beauty was built in 1855 and underwent a thoughtful, meticulous renovation in 2005. All the glorious original detail was incorporated with modern functionality, including a massive cook's kitchen, butler's pantry, all new bathrooms, restored plaster work, five working gas fireplaces and new mechanical systems.
Druids Temple, Masham, North Yorkshire, UK - The Druids Temple, situated near Ilton, about 4 miles west of Masham is a folly created by William Danby of nearby Swinton Hall in 1820. William Danby (1752-1832) was made High Sheriff of Yorkshire in 1784. He created the temple to generate work for the local population who were paid 1 shilling a day.