Sowden Lodge, Lympstone, Devon

Sowden Lodge, Lympstone, Devon
Photograph taken 1874 © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: OP07336

Sowden Lodge with people playing croquet on the lawn and relaxing in the gardens. The gardner looks to be mowing the lawn. Manufacture of lawn mowers began in the 1860s.

Location

Devon Lympstone

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

house people leisure man woman clothing rich middle class