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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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Friday, 15 January 2010

Kenwood: south and north-west ends.

Another couple of photos from last year, with Schwingin' Shikshtiesh equivalents for comparative purposes. The southern portion of Kenwood, as seen above, is virtually unchanged externally.
The other shot, which shows the sunroom end, pins down one of the locations from the 1965 Robert Whitaker shoot; the same corner of that wall can be seen, now part covered in foliage:


  1. surprise surprise

  2. Jonathan Copestake15 January 2010 at 17:59

    Ev'rybody saw the sun shine

  3. I like your other Picture blog about the Sunroom! Well Done

  4. Nothing whatsoever to do with me...this is the only blog I do.

  5. Oh, disappointing. But, I thought.. Oh never mind!

  6. I'm sure it's mentioned somewhere else on this site but I believe it was a hedge in John's garden somewhere the pic for the cover of Rubber Soul was taken, as well as some of the shots on the back cover of that LP. I wish it were possible to locate the exact spot.