December, 2010

Patrick Baty has been providing advice on colour and supplying paint for many years
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Museums | Private Houses | Residences | No Comments

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 carried out an analysis of the paint on the exterior oand on the famous staircase
Dec 10th, 2010 | | Clubs and Societies | Exterior | Organisations | Portfolio | 1 Comment

Home House

Home House was completed in 1778 to the designs (initially) of James Wyatt and (later) Robert Adam. The building changed hands many times over the years. Later occupants included the Marquis de la Luzerne during...

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Patrick Baty has carried out several paint analytical projects in Marlborough House
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Government | Institutions | Portfolio | 3 Comments

Marlborough House

Marlborough House is in Pall Mall just east of St James's Palace. It was built for Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough, the favourite and confidante of Queen Anne. The actual design was probably drawn by...

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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 was approached (twice) to examine this building
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Clubs and Societies | Organisations | Portfolio | No Comments

Naval & Military Club

No 4 St James’s Square, the building currently occupied by The Naval & Military Club was designed by Edward Shepherd and erected between 1726-28. I was twice asked for advice by architects acting on behalf of...

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Patrick Baty carried out paint analysis in The Grove
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Commercial premises | Portfolio | No Comments

The Grove

The Grove was built for Francis Heydon in 1548. It was bought by Thomas Villiers, who employed Matthew Brettingham to enlarge it. Some of this work, which was carried out between 1754-61, survives in the ground...

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Patrick Baty has worked here on two occasions providing colour and technical advice for the redecoration of the late 17th century interiors.
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Clubs and Societies | Organisations | Portfolio | 1 Comment

Eltham Lodge

Eltham Lodge, Kent (1663–1664) was the first completed work of Hugh May. It was built for Sir John Shaw, Bart. in brick, with a stone pediment and Ionic pilasters. The double-pile house reflected Dutch...

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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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Patrick produced a report on the approach to take with regard to paint analysis
Dec 9th, 2010 | | Clubs and Societies | Commercial premises | Organisations | Portfolio | No Comments

Old “In & Out Club” – Egremont House

The architect Matthew Brettingham designed this London mansion in the Palladian style. Begun in 1759, it is one of the few great London town houses still standing. Originally Egremont House, it later came to be...

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