Haddon Hall, Derbyshire

huge kitchen at medieval Manor House - Gainsborough Old Hall, Lincolnshire, England (by Cathedrals and Churches of Great Britain, via Flickr)

Oldest House in Aveyron (Dating from the 13th Century) - France

Marie Antoinette's cottage at the Palace of Versailles...so pretty

Rievaulx Abbey, North Yorkshire, England

Isabella's Window ~ Carisbrooke Castle, Isle of Wight, England.

UK England The Rows, Chester - The Rows are continuous half-timbered galleries, reached by steps, which form a second row of shops above those at street level. Some original 13th century buildings, including the Three Old Arches in Bridge Street, have survived the ravages of time, but some of the impressive facades are Victorian but still magnificent.

Great Hall of the Natural History Museum, London | (10 Beautiful Photos)

The traditional Scottish blackhouse is environmentally friendly in many ways. Gearrannan Blackhouse by DerickCarss, via Flickr

Fatlips tower, Roxburghshire, Scotland. 16th c.

Ancient Rows of early Medieval houses

Warkworth Castle is a ruined medieval building in the town of the same name in the English county of Northumberland. It is believed to have been built by Prince Henry of Scotland in the mid-12th century, but it may have been built by King Henry II of England when he took control of England's northern counties, via Flickr. Information Wikipeadia

Beautiful abandoned castle.

I'd live in one of these, Kersey, Suffolk

Scotney Castle, Kent

Gothic House, Edinburgh

Wollaton Park/Hall, Nottingham, was built between 1580 and 1588 for Sir Francis Willoughby and is believed to be designed by the Elizabethan architect, Robert Smythson, who was the architect of Hardwick Hall.

Pepoli Castle, Sicily, Italy.

Renishaw Hall, a stately home in Derbyshire, England, built in 1625

The Bishop's Palace is a hall house dating from the 12th century, Kirkwall, Orkney Islands, Scotland

Waterfall castle in Poland. if this is real, I really want to go here