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England

Bayfordbury

  • Built / Designed For: Sir William Baker

    House & Family History: The Library has a great chimneypiece in Egyptian granite with male Egyptian caryatids presented by Fagin to William Baker in 1812.

    Collections: The contents of Bayfordbury were sold and dispersed after World War II.

  • Architect: Francis Aldhouse

    Date: 1809-1812
    Designed: Remodeled House for William Baker

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  • John Bernard (J.B.) Burke, published under the title of A Visitation of the Seats and Arms of the Noblemen and Gentlemen of Great Britain and Ireland, among other titles: 2.S. Vol. I, p. 49, 1854.

    Country Life: Jan 17, 23, 1925, Francis Aldhouse, 1809-1812, remodeling for William Baker.

  • Title: Greek Revival, The
    Author: Crook, J. Mordaunt
    Year Published: 1995
    Publisher: London: John Murray
    ISBN: 0719554551
    Book Type: Softback

    Title: Biographical Dictionary of British Architects, 1600-1840, A - SOFTBACK
    Author: Colvin, Howard
    Year Published: 1995
    Publisher: New Haven: Yale University Press
    ISBN: 0300072074
    Book Type: Softback

    Title: Apollo (magazine)
    Author: NA
    Year Published: NA
    Reference: October 1972
    Publisher: London: Apollo Magazine Ltd.
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Magazine

  • House Listed: Grade II*

    Park Listed: Grade II

  • Past Seat of: Sir William Baker, 18th century; Admiral Sir Lewis Clinton-Baker, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Unknown

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Unknown

  • House Open to Public: Unknown

    Historic Houses Member: No