2015

TQ4906 : Lawn at Charleston

taken 8 years ago, near to Selmeston, East Sussex, England

Lawn at Charleston
Lawn at Charleston
Charleston was the home and country meeting place for the writers, painters and intellectuals known as the Bloomsbury Group.

The Bloomsbury group, named after the area of London, best known members were Virginia Woolf, John Maynard Keynes, E. M. Forster and Lytton Strachey.

The house is a grade II* listed 18th century farmhouse. The interior contains an important series of mural and furniture decorations painted between 1916-1939 by Duncan Grant and Vanessa Bell.

Charleston Farmhouse and gardens are open to the public throughout the spring and summer.

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TQ4906, 90 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Paul Gillett   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 19 September, 2015   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 20 September, 2015
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 49098 06915 [1m precision]
WGS84: 50:50.5534N 0:6.9799E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 49071 06886
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