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19 July 2012

1878 – Christ Church, North Kensington, London

Architect: J.E.K. Cutts Design selected for proposed new church published in The Building News, August 23rd 1878. “We this week give an illustration of the successful competitive design for this building. The church...

26 February 2011

1977 – Kensington and Chelsea Town Hall, London

Architect: Sir Basil Spence Soon after the amalgamation of Kensington with Chelsea it was decided to replace the two old town halls with a joint Civic Centre in Hornton Street. The architect chosen...

10 February 2011

1875 – Lowther Lodge, Kensington, London

Architect: Richard Norman Shaw Lowther Lodge is immediately south of Hyde Park, and was built between 1872 and 1875. It is an important example of Victorian Queen Anne architecture, with gothic influences. The...

08 February 2011

1900 – 54, Kensington Park Road, London

Architect: R.A. Briggs Published in The Building News, April 13th 1900.

02 February 2011

1861 – Church of All Saints, Kensington Park, London

Architect: William White Elevations, Detail of Belfry Stage & Plan from The Building News, September 15th 1876. Construction on All Saints church was originally begun in the mid 19th century by the Reverend...

21 October 2010

1885 – Villa at Camden Hill, Kensington, London

Architect: Lawrence Harvey Perspective View including ground & 1st floor plans, as published in The Architect, April 25th 1885.

01 September 2010

1880 – Marcus Stone’s House, 8 Melbury Rd., Kensington, London

Architect: Richard Norman Shaw Perspective view, sections & plans published in The Building News, April 30th 1880. At 8 Melbury Road, lived Marcus Stone, the painter and illustrator. This redbrick house with its...

26 August 2010

1877 – Colin Hunter’s House & Studio, Kensington, London

Architect: J.J. Stevenson Including Elevations,Sections & Plans as published in The Building News, June 25th, 1880. Designed for Colin Hunter (1841-1904), a major nineteenth century Scottish etcher and painter of marine sunjects. In...

25 August 2010

1878 – The Tower House, Kensington, London

Architect: William Burges The Tower House was built between 1876 and 1878 in the 13th century French gothic style, by the Victorian architect William Burges for himself. Burges purchased the plot of land...