Tag : 19th century

Patrick Baty carried out an analysis of the surface of the stone looking for a copperas wash
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Exterior | Private Houses | Residences | No Comments

Sir William Powell’s Almshouses

Sir William Powell's Almshouses are situated on the north side of the churchyard of All Saints’ parish church, in Fulham. They were founded and endowed by Hereford MP and owner of nearby Munster House, Sir...

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Patrick Baty advised on the use of colour and supplied the paints
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Institutions | Places of Worship | No Comments

St Michael and All Angels, Bedford Park

Like most of Bedford Park, the architecture of the church of St Michael and All Angels is mainly in the Queen Anne revival style. The church was designed by Richard Norman Shaw in 1879-80 and it was one of the few...

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Palace Theatre
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | Portfolio | No Comments

Palace Theatre, London

Having already financed the building of the Savoy Theatre with the profits from his productions of Gilbert and Sullivan performances, the opera-loving speculator, Richard D’Oyly Carte set out to build a London...

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Patrick Baty helped an interior designer with appropriate paint colours for the redecoration of the Grand Divan
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | Portfolio | No Comments

Simpson’s-in-the-Strand

Simpson's-in-the-Strand is one of London's most historic landmark restaurants and has been offering classic British dishes to its patrons for over 170 years. It was originally opened in 1828 as a chess club and...

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Patrick Baty carried out paint analysis in this North Carolina plantation house
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Conservation | Museums | Portfolio | 2 Comments

Richard Bennehan House, Stagville

In 1787 Richard Bennehan opened a store at Stagville, near Durham, North Carolina. Somewhere between 1788 and 1790, he built a small, 24ft x 16ft house which later became the wing of a larger structure. A kitchen,...

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Patrick Baty was commissioned to carry out the paint analysis of the interior
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St. John’s, Hyde Park

The development of the “Paddington Estate” in the early years of the nineteenth century led to the creation of a new parish. In 1826 the Reverend Dr Crane applied to the Church Commissioners to build a chapel. ...

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Patrick Baty has been providing advice on colour and supplying paint for many years
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Stratfield Saye

Stratfield Saye House is a large stately home at Stratfield Saye in the north-east of Hampshire. It has been the home of the Dukes of Wellington since 1817. I have been providing advice on colour and my company...

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Patrick Baty established the correct colour of the nine quarterings of the Dudley arms
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Exterior | Portfolio | Private Houses | Residences | No Comments

Dudley House, 100 Park Lane

Property on this site (100 Park Lane) was owned by the Ward family from the 1730s. The sixth Baron Ward, subsequently first Viscount Dudley and Ward, seems to have built a house with “an elegant Palladian...

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Patrick Baty was commissioned to investigate a number of exteriors in Bath
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Exterior | Portfolio | 3 Comments

City of Bath exteriors

I was commissioned to carry out an analysis of the paint on a number of buildings in the City. The purpose was to establish the decorative history of representative doors, windows and railings and to see whether...

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Patrick Baty was commissioned to produce a set of proposals for paint analysis at Mentmore
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Private Houses | 4 Comments

Mentmore

Mentmore, or Mentmore Towers, is a Neo-Renaissance house in the village of Mentmore in Buckinghamshire. It takes its name from the village in which it stands, and from its numerous towers and pinnacles. It was built...

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