Tag Archives: EYCH

Celebrating Humphry Repton Anniversary at Scrivelsby

Celebrating Humphry Repton Anniversary will be held on Saturday March 24 at 2pm. It will include Anniversary Walk of Humphry Repton’s work at Scrivelsbby Court, and view one of his earliest Red Books. The walk will then be followed by some much needed tea and cakes provided by the Trust! Further opportunity for those who can manage it to walk over to the…

A Day with Humphry Repton – History workshop

This is a day-long workshop provides an opportunity for you to explore aspects of Humphry Repton’s life and work. It will appeal to adults wishing to know more about this important local and national figure and would be particularly suitable for adults with an interest in the history of gardening, the eighteenth century and of Norfolk.

Celebrating Humphry Repton 2018

2018 Celebrations In 2018 we will be celebrating the work of Humphry Repton, the last great landscape designer of the eighteenth century. This March will mark the bicentenary of his death. A champion of Gardenesque; Repton wrote various additions of red books which explained the arrangement of exotic plants style designed in accordance with his ‘Principle of Recognition’. The year will involve…

Revealing Repton with Stephen Daniels

In the Gardens Trust Winter Lecture Stephen Daniels will talk about new approaches to understanding and communicating the art of landscape gardening, and imaginative ways to commemorate the cultural significance of Repton’s work and legacy.

Pugin’s House – A Home for all Europe?

Finishing our season of lectures held at the Europe House in London; Dr Tim Brittain-Catlin will holding a talk on ‘Pugin’s House – A Home for all Europe?.’ This lecture will on the domestic architecture and planning of the architect, with Dr Brittain-Catlin’s focusing on Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin who is seen as the father of the house of the professional man or bourgeois, typically at his seminal design for…

Houses of Power

We will be starting the beginning of February with another lecture at the Europe House in London; Dr Simon Thurley will holding a talk on ‘Houses of Power.’

The Castle

The end of January will see John Goodall presenting his lecture on ‘The Castle’ at our season of Architectural Heritage lectures at the Europe House in London.