a2dominion

a2dominion

"The A2Dominion Group is one of the country’s leading providers of high quality housing."

Group, Property

1 memorial
Abney House and Park

Abney House and Park

The house was built in 1700 and we understand it was close to Stoke Newington Church Street (rather than set back in the grounds). Lady Abney inherited the Manor of Stoke Newington in 1701 from her...

Building, Property

1 memorial
Acton Hill House

Acton Hill House

 Mill Hill or Acton Hill House was built for Richard White in the early 1800s on farmland.  Much of it was demolished in 1877 but part remains as 11 Avenue Crescent. See Mill Hill Estate for more i...

Building, Property

1 memorial
Adam brothers

Adam brothers

The four Adam brothers: John (1721-1792, born Edinburgh), Robert - the important one, James and William, (1738-1822, suicide) together designed classical buildings. Father was an architect. Ini...

Group, Architecture, Property, Scotland

1 memorial
T. H. Adamson & Sons

T. H. Adamson & Sons

Builders active in 1887. Andrew Behan’s research has discovered: From Wandsworth Heritage Service: "T H Adamson & Sons was founded around 1790 in Chiswick, by Thomas Adamson, and was re-named ...

Group, Property

1 memorial
Appledown Properties Ltd.
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Apthorp

Apthorp

The home of Fanny Cradock's maternal grandparents and named after Apthorp Villa, in Weston, Somerset, where Fanny's grandfather Charles Hancock had been born. This all implies that it was built by ...

Building, Property

1 memorial
William Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount

William Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount

Born New York City into an extremely wealthy family.  Lived in Rome in his mid-thirties where he developed a life-long taste for the arts.  On his father’s death in 1890 he built the luxury Waldorf...

Person, Journalism / Publishing, Philanthropy, Property, Italy, USA

1 memorial
Austin Friars

Austin Friars

Augustinian friary just north-east of Bank, probably founded 1260ish, covering about 5.5 acres, it included a church, various other buildings for the accommodation of the friars and visitors, veget...

Place, Property, Religion

4 memorials
Opening of Austin Friars House

Opening of Austin Friars House

Our picture shows part of this building in 1970, before the restoration.

Event, Property

1 memorial
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