Baroda House, Kensington Palace Gardens, London: the courtyard garden and arcade

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA46396
Architect/DesignerCescinsky, Herbert (b. 1875)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1935
Image Date1937
Library ReferenceA222/72 (Newbery 91155)
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The stables at Baroda house, a 19th century building, were converted into a library in 1934 and a picture gallery added in 1935 by Herbert Cescinsky. Baroda House was the London home of Alfred Chester Beatty whose collection of mainly Oriental manuscripts, printed works and artefacts was kept there until its removal to Dublin in 1950.

Subject tags

Gardens, water features, town houses, arcades