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Finchcocks (Finchcox)

  • Built / Designed For: Edward Bathurst

    House & Family History: Richard Burnett, a promoter of the early piano, purchased Finchcocks in 1970 and formed the notable collection of historical keyboard instruments that has made the House an international music Mecca.

    Collections: Finchcocks formerly contained Richard Burnett's noted collection of approximately 80 historical keyboard instruments.

  • Country Life: L, 132. XCIX, 670, 716.

  • Title: Country Life Cumulative Index: Volumes I to CXCIII to December 1999
    Author: NA
    Year Published: 2000
    Publisher: London: IPC Magazines Limited
    ISBN: NA
    Book Type: Light Softback

  • House Listed: Grade I

    Park Listed: Not Listed

  • "Flog It!" (2006 - BBC TV documentary, episode "Tunbridge Wells," interviewing the Burnetts with their pianos).
  • Past Seat of: Edward Bathurst, 18th century. Richard Burnett, 20th century.

    Current Ownership Type: Individual / Family Trust

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Private Home

  • House Open to Public: No

    Historic Houses Member: No