West House, Studio-house of G. Boughton


West House, Studio-house of G. Boughton

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Norman Shaw (1831-1912), architect


A four story red-brick house with crow-step gables and seventeenth-century windows in Campden Hill, Kensington, London. Custom built studio house of George H. Boughton. It was built in 1878.

Is Referenced By

Joseph Hatton, “Some Glimpses of Artistic London,” Harper’s New Monthly Magazine 67, no. 402 (November 1883): 838-842.
Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Architecture: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1977), 294.
Sir Sidney Lee, Dictionary of National Biography (London: Smith, Elder & Co., 1912), 197-198.
Mary Eliza Haweis, Beautiful Houses; being a description of certain well-known artistic houses (London: Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington, 1882), 45-52.
Charlotte Gere, Artistic Circles: Design & Decoration in the Aesthetic Movement (London: V&A Publishing, 2010), 26.
Tarver, Edward J., “Artists’ Studios,” The Art Journal 6 (1880), 273-276. JSTOR: http://www.jstor.org/stable/20569573
Giles Walkley, Artists’ Houses in London 1764–1914 (Aldershot, Hants, England; Brookfield, VT: Scolar Press, 1994), pp. 71-73.


Omeka record contributed by Hilleary Gramling.

Date Submitted

November 19, 2016

Date Modified

November 19, 2016


118 Campden Hill Road, Kensington, London W8

London borough



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Norman Shaw (1831-1912), architect, West House, Studio-house of G. Boughton

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Norman Shaw (1831-1912), architect, “West House, Studio-house of G. Boughton,” Victorian Artists at Home, accessed February 27, 2024, https://artistsathome.emorydomains.org/items/show/106.

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