Somersham Park House
The Georgian Group Architectural
Award for the Restoration of a Georgian Country House
Restoration of derelict Georgian country
house with Victorian annex commenced April 2002. The front
façade lead had split enabling the guttering to leak
into the brick work and internal timbers. A 9 brick height
difference had emerged due to subsidence from north to south
gable. Ivy had taken a hold on South West gable, spreading
through to the North East of the building. All the floors
were in the cellar, little of the internal features remained….
Site of Palace of Bishop of Ely 1190 – 1770
Architectural links to Sir John Soane
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