Looking across the north-west side of the French garden in the grounds of Foots Cray Place

Date:
16 Jun 1928
Location:
Foots Cray Place, Bexley Lane, Foots Cray, Bexley, Greater London Authority
Reference:
BB71/08816
Type:
Photograph (Negative)

Description

The photographer's notes state: 'French garden. N. west part. Early morning'. [The exact location of the French garden within the grounds of Foots Cray Place is unknown]

Foots Cray Place was a large 18th century house, modelled on an Italian villa designed by Andrea Palladio. It was demolished in 1950 after being extensively damaged in a fire the year before. The grounds of the house are now part of Foots Cray Meadows.

Content

This is part of the Series: PEW01/01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection, Negatives; within the Collection: PEW01 Phillip Edmund Wills Street Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Street, Philip Edmund Wills

Keywords

Formal Garden, Walled Garden

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