Preliminary design for an arbour, The Warren, Hayes, Bromley, London, for Martin Ridley Smith

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RIBApix ref no RIBA126023
Architect/DesignerDevey, George (1820-1886)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1886
Image Date1885
ViewExterior
MediumDrawing
Library ReferencePB819/7
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Martin Ridley Smith was one of Devey's last clients. He employed Devey to carry out additions to The Warren, then called Warren House, including a billiard room, conservatory, three cottages and garden works. This design for a garden seat or arbour slightly differs from the one built. The Warren is now a conference and sports venue owned by the Metropolitan Police.

Subject tags

garden buildings, country houses