The Geffrye, Museum of the Home

136 Kingsland Road, London, E2 8EA


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19th Century TownhousesPage 1

Townhouses suitable for the middle classes in the 19th century were generally built away from the commercial centre.


Cutaway drawing representing a substantial Victorian London house of around 1870.

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