Where Did the First American Ambassador Live in London

Where Did the First American Ambassador Live in London

When I began writing An Unexpected Countess, one of my favorite bits of research included where I wanted my characters to live. The Secret Lives of the Ton trilogy is set in London and in a previous article I talked about Albany, the fashionable residence of Regency era bachelors that is home to my hero the rakish [...]

A Fashionable Georgian Address: Grosvenor Square

A Fashionable Georgian Address: Grosvenor Square

"My aunt," she continued, "is going tomorrow into that part of town, and I shall take the opportunity of calling in Grosvenor Street." Jane Bennet, Pride and Prejudice Since the Georgian era, the Mayfair district has been one of London's most prestigious places to live. And Grosvenor Square was one of the most fashionable addresses. This garden square [...]