Great Hall, Great Dixter, Northiam, East Sussex

Great Hall, Great Dixter, Northiam, East Sussex
Photograph taken July 1916 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: cc002558

Wounded soldiers sit at the table in the Great Hall whilst some dine in bed. Great Dixter was turned into a convalescent home for soldiers during World War I and the Great Hall used as a ward. The photographer, who was also the owner, had the house re-worked in 1910-2.

Location

East Sussex Northiam

Period

World War One (1914 - 1919)

Tags

medieval timber framed house army military hospital room interior furniture people soldier nurse women work hall patient world war one (1914 - 1919)