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Designed in 1913 by Victorian/Edwardian/other architect Theophilus A Allen; John Lennon's house between 1964 and 1968; sunroom, attic and prisco stripe hibernice; Mellotron and caravan; Babidji and Mimi; mortar and pestle; Wubbleyoo Dubbleyoo; curios and curiosity; remnants and residue; testimonials and traces; (Cavendish Avenue, Sunny Heights and Kinfauns); Montagu Square; mock Tudor: Brown House: *KENWOOD*.

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Wednesday, 29 April 2009

Kinfauns: swimming pool.




A shot of George just after buying Kinfauns, standing on the spot he had chosen for the obligatory swimming pool. He also had a new window put in on the left, judging by the pool shot. Both George and John initiated a large amount of renovation in their respective properties - in John´s case to the point that he had to live in the attic for the first few months, as Kenwood was being gutted. George also used a drawing by John on the wall beside his pool, which you can just about see in the last pic. Thanks to Sara Schmidt for sending that one.

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