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Fenton House (Hampstead, London, Eng
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Wander through the walled garden at Fenton House laid out over three levels featuring formal walks, lawns, herbaceous borders, exotic planting a sunken rose garden, kitchen garden and a year-old orchard. Playing the Benton Fletcher Collection of early keyboards. Are you a professional or student early keyboard musician, or a serious amateur Location: Hampstead Grove, NW3 6SP, London.

A short walk from the hustle bustle of Hampstead's main shopping area is Fenton House. Built aroundit has been a National Trust property since and comprises of the House, Walled and Sunken Gardens and an Orchard, also years old.

The Ground Floor, First Floor /5(). The retired merchant spent the last 13 years of his life at Fenton House and was buried in the church­yard of St John-at-Hampstead in August Described by Pevsner as reflecting “the straight­for­ward domestic clas­si­cism of the William and Mary period”, Fenton House is a compact, square structure, orig­i­nally with a southern.

Fenton House is a short walk north from Hampstead underground station, along Holly Hill, Holly Bush Hill then into Hampstead Grove.

There are two entrances into Fenton House, the first from Holly Bush Hill that leads through an ornate gateway and garden to the front of the house, and the second entrance which is the view in the above two photos. Fenton house is a charming National Trust property in Hampstead.

A solid brick building - know for its collections of china, musical instruments and more recently paintings of the area.

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In summer the garden is a delight with courtyards, an orchard, climbing roses and eclectic /5(). Fenton House is a 17th century merchant's house in Hampstead in North London which belongs to the National Trust, bequeathed to them in by Lady Binning, its last owner and is a detached house with a walled garden, which is large by London standards, and features a sunken garden, an orchard and a kitchen garden.

The interior houses the Benton Fletcher collection of early. Fenton House, London, United Kingdom. likes. Fenton House is a 17th-century merchant's house in Hampstead in North London which belongs to the /5(23). Fenton House. Fenton House dates from the late 17th century.

Although nothing is known of the architect or the family who commissioned the building, it was known in the early 18th century as Ostend House, suggesting that its first owner may have been a City merchant with Flemish trading connections. One of the city's hidden treasures, Fenton House is a 17th century London house and garden with lots just waiting to be discovered.

What will you see on a visit. Visitors in the garden at Fenton House and Garden, London. Admire the vista of the formal lawn and terrace, with neatly trimmed topiary. One of the finest - of many - fine houses in elegant Hampstead, Fenton House dates from It was built by William Eades, who designed a house with a minimum of carved stone detail, preferring instead to feature brick throughout.

The exteriors are largely brown brick with rubbed red brick used for window and door details.

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For other places with the same name, see Hampstead (disambiguation). Hampstead Downshire Hill in May Hampstead Hampst. Fenton House examples include Spencer Gore, several Sickerts and a lovely Duncan Grant though he does not quite count. I would guess the buyer for this house eschewed some of the more urban paintings of buses and gasworks but we did enjoy Dame Laura Knight’s picture of ‘Woman Getting Dressed’: she might have belonged to the group had they.

VINE HOUSE HAMPSTEAD VILLAGE, NW3 Book (), the history of Hampstead is generally traced back to the 17th century. Trustees of the Well started advertising the medicinal the Heath, period harpsichord recitals at Fenton House, Hampstead Scientific Society and Hampstead Photographic Size: 1MB.

Details. CAMDEN TQSW HAMPSTEAD GROVE /16/ (West side) 11/08/50 No.3 Fenton House. Fenton House, Hampstead It is a detac hed house with a walled garden, which is large by London standards, and features a sunken garden, an orchard and a kitchen garden.

Wiki. Nearest station to Fenton House ADDRESS. Fenton House, Hampstead Grove, NW3 6SP OPENING TIMES For more intellectual pursuits, there is the British Library, whose million books, magazines CDs and DVDs are stored on km of shelves.

Fenton House, the National Trust property that sits moments from the southern edge of Hampstead Heath, is set to throw open its doors once more for a special festive event. National Trust Fenton House, London, United Kingdom. likes 1, were here. For further details, please keep an eye on our official NT webpage at: /5(21).

Fenton House is a charming Georgian house, built in around by William Eades, the son of a bricklayer. It was bequeathed to the National Trust by Katherine Salting (–), Lady Binning, niece of the great collector George Salting (–), who left most of his Old Master paintings to the National Gallery.

Catalogue of the Benton Fletcher Collection of Early Keyboard Instruments at Fenton House, Hampstead by RUSSELL, Raymond and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   A short (uphill) walk from Hampstead tube station takes you to a little enclave of old houses, where a seventeenth-century merchant's house and its walled garden occupy a quiet corner.

Grade I listed Fenton House, now owned by the National Trust (bequeathed to them in by Lady Binning, its last owner and resident), is. A short walk from the hustle bustle of Hampstead's main shopping area is Fenton House. Built aroundit has been a National Trust property since and comprises of the House, Walled and Sunken Gardens and an Orchard, also years old/5().

Fenton House William Eades. place. Hampstead Grove, NW3 6SP. info_outline. Toilets. Travel Information subway. Nearest tube: Hampstead. train. Nearest train: Hampstead Heath. directions_bus.

Bus routes: 46,Beautiful town house retaining many original features and housing important decorative arts collections. Surrounded by a walled. Fenton House is a beautiful 17th-century merchant's house, home to an extensive range of porcelain as well as early keyboards and other instruments.

Lady Katherine Binning bought the house in and filled it with her highly decorative collections of porcelain, Georgian furniture Location: Windmill Hill, NW3 6RT. Lives, Loves, and Loss is at Fenton House, London from 3rd to 23rd December Book your tickets now.

To find out more about Traces London, read our interview with co-founder Donna Walker. Image credits: Traces / Giovanna Del Sarto walk to The Duke of Hamilton ( New End, Hampstead, London NW3 1JD) Lunch (not included in ticket price) Walk to Fenton House arrive at Fenton House (Hampstead Grove, Hampstead, London, NW3 6SP) Short introduction from National Trust Associate followed by self-guided tour of the house and gardens at Fenton House.

Fenton House London > Attractions > Historic Buildings Hampstead Grove, NW3 | Same location as Fenton House: Halloween Pumpkin Trail Set in the winding streets of Hampstead Village, the National Trust-owned, late 17th-century Fenton House contains an outstanding collection of porcelain, needlework pictures and Georgian furniture.

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With free Wi-Fi, the hotel is a 5-minute walk from Hampstead Heath. The Hampstead circular - Fenton House to 2 Willow Road Visit The National Trust's Fenton House And Garden, A on Home Inteior Ideas Discover some wonderful gardens in London this summer season.

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Early Keyboard Instruments: Benton Fletcher Collection at Fenton House5/5(1).HAMPSTEAD’S VILLAGE PEOPLE: PORTRAITS OF CULTURAL ICONS, Fenton House and Gardens, Hampstead Grove, London NW3, until 29th June This exhibition is part of The London Project a programme where the National Trust brings special events to their ten London properties to make them even more special places to visit.

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