Romney's House, Hollybush Hill, Hampstead, London: the writing room in the roof

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RIBApix ref no RIBA24460
Architect/DesignerBunce, Samuel (d. 1802)
Williams-Ellis, Sir Clough (1883-1978)
Artist/PhotographerNewbery, Sydney W. (1894-1985)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1790
Image Date1931
ViewInterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceAP31/168 (Newbery 38087)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: The noted portrait painter George Romney (1734-1804) had alterations made to this his house and studio in the late 1790s by Samuel Bunce. It later became the Hampstead Assembly Rooms and further alterations were made and again in 1930 by Clough Williams-Ellis when it became his home.

Subject tags

architects' houses, shadows, roofs, artists' houses & studios, studies, beds