Tag : Georgian

Patrick Baty advised on the decoration of this Georgian building
Dec 7th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | Portfolio | 1 Comment

Fournier Street, Spitalfields

Over the years I have been employed on various projects in Fournier Street, Spitalfields. The old Market Café at No 5 is an example of a building that now displays paint colours of the 18th century. A number of...

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Patrick Baty carried out the paint analysis of the interior and exterior of this house in London's Spitalfields
Dec 7th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | Portfolio | No Comments

58 Artillery Lane, Spitalfields

Nos. 56 and 58 Artillery Lane, Spitalfields were known until 1895 as Nos. 3 and 4 Raven Row. They may have been built by Samuel Jaggard in ca.1716-1720 as a pair to replace earlier seventeenth century buildings,...

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Patrick Baty carried out the paint analysis of the Banqueting House and the Three-Seater lavatory
Dec 7th, 2010 | | Conservation | English Heritage | No Comments

Banqueting House: Wardour Old Castle

Old Wardour Castle was partially destroyed during the Civil War, in 1644. Until the New Castle was built in the 1770s, the Arundells moved into Wardour Old House, which is situated to the south of the ruin. The...

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Artillery Lane
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | 1 Comment

56 Artillery Lane, Spitalfields

Nos. 56 and 58 Artillery Lane, Spitalfields were known until 1895 as Nos. 3 and 4 Raven Row. They may have been built by Samuel Jaggard in ca.1716-1720 as a pair to replace earlier seventeenth century buildings,...

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Fitzroy Square
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Clubs and Societies | No Comments

6 Fitzroy Square, Headquarters of the Georgian Group

6 Fitzroy Square is the headquarters of The Georgian Group.  The square was designed by Robert Adam and completed by his brothers James and William. I have been a Trustee of the Group for many years and has...

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Brooks' Club
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Clubs and Societies | No Comments

Brooks’ Club

Brooks's Club is one of London's most exclusive gentleman's clubs that was founded in 1764 by 27 men, including four dukes. From its inception, it was the meeting place for Whigs of the highest social order. Its...

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Fawley
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Private Houses | No Comments

Fawley Court

Fawley Court stands on the bank of the River Thames just north of Henley-upon-Thames. There is evidence the site has been occupied since Domesday, although building in the current location is most likely to have...

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Archway House
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Private Houses | Recent projects | No Comments

Archway House, Clapham Common

The house is part of a terrace of early eighteenth century houses built by John Hutt, a carpenter, between 1714-20 on the north side of Clapham Common. Although they vary in width and detail the total effect is...

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Brizlee Tower, Alnwick
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Monuments | No Comments

Brizlee Tower, Alnwick

An ornamental tower, dated 1781, and thought to have been designed by Robert Adam for the first Duke of Northumberland, although it is also attributed to the duke himself. It is in an elaborate Gothick style and was...

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David Garrick's Temple
Nov 26th, 2010 | | Monuments | No Comments

David Garrick’s Temple to Shakespeare

The renowned actor-manager, David Garrick, built the Temple to celebrate the genius of William Shakespeare, commissioning the sculptor Roubiliac to provide a life-size statue of his hero to be placed inside. The...

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