Kenwood
Exterior view of Kenwood House
The magnificent Great Library at Kenwood House, designed by Robert Adam
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Address
Hampstead Lane, Hampstead, Greater London, NW3 7JR

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Immerse yourself in our stunning collection of internationally renowned artworks displayed in beautiful historic interiors. Admire world-class works including masterpieces by Rembrandt, Vermeer, Gainsborough, Reynolds, Turner and Constable as well as the Suffolk Collection of Stuart portraits. Marvel at the striking neoclassical architecture including the magnificent Library designed by Robert Adam, restored to its original 18th-century splendour.

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 Kenwood Timeline

1616-90Brick House

The first house on the site is probably a brick structure built by John Bill, King James I's printer.

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1690-1705Enlargement and Transformation

Brook Bridges buys the house. His son transforms it into a two-storey red-brick building with large sash windows.

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